What topics are covered at DEF CON?

What topics are covered at DEF CON?

Highlights from DefCon 27

  • Biohacking, OT Security, and Privacy at DC27.
  • Healthcare Security.
  • Maritime Security.
  • Data Privacy and Cryptocurrency.
  • Diversity and Inclusivity in Tech.
  • DefCon’s Best Souvenir – the Badge.

How much does DEF CON cost?

The cost for a single DEF CON badge is $300.00 and is payable in cash only.

What is DEF CON in cyber security?

DEFCON CYBER is a software solution that offers an actionable approach to measuring vulnerabilities including patch management and asset discovery, threat assessment, and your supply chain.

How much is DEF CON 2020?

The price for DEF CON 30 is $360, with a processing fee of $9.66 added to online orders.

Can anyone go to DEFCON?

Defcon is a cash-only event, so at a minimum, you’ll need $280 to get into the event itself.

Is DEFCON 2021 canceled?

DEF CON 29 is scheduled for August 5-8, 2021. You can reserve DEF CON 29 hotel rooms now. What about my DEF CON 28 content submission? DEF CON 28 on-site is officially canceled, however DEF CON talks, workshops, demo labs, and training CFPs submissions will be processed on schedule as originally planned.

Is DEFCON 30 virtual?

The price to attend DEF CON in-person will be $360 USD. You may not attend in-person without purchasing a badge. Attending virtual on our Discord will be free, and those with Human+ will have more permissions and access. You can support DEF CON and upgrade your account by purchasing the Human Plus role.

What are the 5 Defcon levels?

DEFCON levels range from 1, maximum readiness, to DEFCON level 5, the lowest state of readiness….This was a color-coded system that included the following levels:

  • Red: Severe threat or risk.
  • Orange: High risk or threat.
  • Yellow: Elevated, significant risk.
  • Blue: “Guarded” or general risk.
  • Green: Low risk.

Has DEFCON 2 been declared?

On January 15, 1991, the Joint Chiefs of Staff declared DEFCON 2 in the opening phase of Operation Desert Storm during the Persian Gulf War.

What is a black badge at DEFCON?

The DEF CON Black Badge is a powerful talisman, awarded only to those who have emerged unbeaten from the crucible of elite DEF CON competition.

Where will DEFCON 2022 be held?


What DEFCON are we at right now 2022?

DEFCON 5 is the lowest state of readiness indicating minimal threat, whereas DEFCON 1 indicates maximum threat and readiness. As of June 2022, the current DEFCON level is 3.

What is DEF CON village?

The AI Village at DEF CON is a place where experts in AI and security (or both!) can come together to learn and discuss the use and misuse of artificial intelligence in computer security.

What are DEF CON badges?

The DEFCON electronic badges—which for a time were used every other year because of the effort and budget that went into them—are typically the delivery vehicle for a unifying game. Last year’s badge was a sophisticated puzzle challenge that included a social element and even a built-in text-based adventure.