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WISP+HackerOne - Learn Ethical Hacking at DEFCON Las Vegas

  • W Hotel Rooftop Pool 2535 S Las Vegas Blvd (map)

WISP+HackerOne - Learn Ethical Hacking at DEFCON Las Vegas

Learn Ethical Hacking

Women in Security and Privacy (WISP) and HackerOne would like to invite you to h1-702 2018 to meet with WISP members, HackerOne staff and other up and coming hackers in the security industry. You'll get the opportunity to network, learn, and work with others who are interested in developing their skills to start hacking in this fast growing community. The event will be hosted outdoors at the rooftop of the W Hotel. There will be complimentary food and beverage. Please make sure to bring a computer that can connect to the internet via WiFi.

All women are welcome!


8:00 - 8:30 pm - Registration and Networking

8:30 - 8:40 pm - Welcome and Introduction

8:40 - 9:00 pm - Jessie Kinser - How to get involved with Bug Bounties

9:00 - 9:20 pm - Hacking 101 - How to Think Like A Hacker

9:20 - 9:30 pm - Hacking 101 - Practice exercises and puzzles

9:30 - 10:00 pm - Hacking 101 - Capture the flag. ***Winners will receive CASH bounties***



  • Tiffany Long - Community Manger - HackerOne

Tiffany Long is HackerOne's Community Manager. Formerly Community Manager at OWASP, Tiffany worked in international relations in Washington DC and India and volunteered in online feminist communities before moving to tech. She is passionate about connecting people and resources to create better civic communities and make the internet safer.

  • Jessie Kinser - Director of Product Security - LifeOmic

Jesse graduated from the School of Informatics at Indiana University Bloomington with a passion for security and set off to Washington D.C. to work in the NSA Threat Operations Center. During her 5 year term spanning multiple three letter agencies, she worked on various National Security research and development projects. During this time she also completed her Master’s in Computer Science with a focus on digital forensics.

In 2014, Jesse returned to Indianapolis to take on a role at a leading energy company in which she focused on building out modern cloud applications. Her interest in cloud technology led to her next role at Salesforce where she was in charge of hacking the product ecosystem. Today, Jesse is the Director of Product Security at LifeOmic, a biotech company focused on precision health. Jesse has presented her offensive security research and tools at leading conferences around the US, including DEFCON and BSides Las Vegas. A self-proclaimed serial hobbyist, Jesse enjoys picking up new skillsets and is always up for a challenge.

  • Jobert Abma - Co-founder, HackerOne

Jobert Abma is the Co-Founder of HackerOn. He is from The Netherlands and is based in San Francisc. Jobert was selected to the Forbes 30 Under 3 list in 2017 for the Consumer Technology category. He enjoys the intellectual challenge of creatively overcoming limitations and is very passionate about hacker education. He can solve a Rubik's cube in less than 60 seconds.



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Thanks to our Gold Sponsor, HackerOne for hosting this event!

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