Summer Hacking Update

What are the hottest issues in cybersecurity right now? We’ll discuss new exploits and cutting-edge security research from the Black Hat 2022 and DEFCON conferences, including:* New security vulnerabilities in the 5G cellular network

– How an “invisible finger” can take over your touch screen
– The new “smishmash” attacks that bypass text message-based MFA
– The government’s role in regulating software developers and tech security
– Nation-state hackers target staff that are quietly looking for new jobs…and more! We’ll discuss the conference highlights, what they mean for you, and what your organization can do to defend itself against an increasingly complex and dangerous digital landscape.


Matt Durrin
Director of Training and Research
LMG Security

Matt Durrin is the Director of Training and Research at LMG Security and a Senior Consultant with the organization. He is an instructor at the international Black Hat USA conference, where he has taught classes on ransomware and data breaches. Matt has conducted cybersecurity seminars, tabletop exercises and classes for thousands of attendees in all sectors, including banking, retail, healthcare, government, and more. He is also the co-author of a new book, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion: Response and PreventionA seasoned cybersecurity and IT professional, Matt specializes in ransomware response and research, as well as deployment of proactive cybersecurity solutions. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Montana, and his malware research has been featured on NBC Nightly News.