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Monday, October 26, 2009

Hands-on Workshop on WIRELESS THREATS and SECURITY ASSESSMENT Auditing With Network Security Vulnerabilities

The Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC) together with its Penang Regional Centre (PERC-MNCC) is organising a hands-on workshop entitled, “Wireless Threats and Security Assessment”. Details of workshop are as follows:

Date : 12th November 2009
Time : 9.00 am to 5.30 pm
Venue : Datai, Level 2, Traders Hotel, Jalan Magazine, Penang.
Trainer : Mr Mohamad Nizam Kassim, a security assurance analyst from CyberSecurity Malaysia for Wireless LAN and UMTS Mobile Network Technologies.

Fees :
1 participant RM745.00
2 participants from same organisation RM645.00 each
3 participants from same organisation RM595.00 each
Government officers RM645.00
MNCC & ISACA members RM595.00

Workshop fee includes workshop kit, presentation materials; Certificate of Attendance; refreshments and luncheon. The fee is payable in advance. For government participants, a local order or approval letter is acceptable in lieu of payment.

Workshop Programme
9.00 am - 9.30 am Getting Started
9.30 am - 10.10 am Module 1: Wireless Discovery, Sniffing & Mapping
10.10 am - 10.30 am Hands on Session
10.30 am - 11.00 am Morning Break
11.00 am - 11.40 am Module 2: Wireless Protocol Attacks
11.40 am - 12.00 pm Hands on Session
12.00 pm - 12.40 pm Module 3: Wireless Denial of Service Attacks
12.40 am - 1.00 pm Hands on Session
1.00 pm - 2.30 pm Lunch Break
2.30 pm - 3.10 pm Module 4: Wireless Client exposures & Vulnerabilities
3.10 pm - 3.30 pm Hands on Session
3.30 pm - 4.10 pm Module 5: Wireless Traffic Assessment
4.10 pm - 4.30 pm Hands on Session
4.30 pm - 5.00 pm Evening Break
5.00 pm - 5.30 pm End words

Know Your Security Flaws Before Someone Else Does
Wireless security vulnerabilities such as default configuration, protocol flaws, rogue access points, wireless DoS and wireless client vulnerabilities have plagued many organizations. Unfortunately, these organizations have not realized the impact of wireless security flaws.

In this hands-on workshop you’ll learn:
· Wireless Networking
· Risk of Wireless Threats
· Profiling Wireless Networks
· Wireless Protocol Vulnerabilities
· Wireless DoS
· Wireless Client Vulnerabilities
· Wireless Traffic Analysis

Laptops will be provided on a 2:1 sharing basis. Each participant will also be supplied with Windows Tools and Back Track 3 Live.

· IT security Manager
· Network Manager
· IT Security Personnel
· IT Professionals
· Network Administrators
· Wireless Home Users

Note: Closing date for registration is 5 November 2009. After closing date acceptance will depend on seat availability. Walk-in participants with payment will be admitted on seat availability basis.

Malaysia National Computer Confederation (MNCC), originally established as the Malaysian Computer Society in 1967, is a body dedicated to the development of IT professionals and the creation of an “information rich society”. MNCC has extensive experience in organising conferences, exhibitions and workshops with the aim of introducing the latest knowledge and technologies in the field of ICT. The events that have been organised by MNCC or in association with other bodies include IT Governance Conferences from 2000 to 2007; Infosecurity Conferences from 2000 to 2002; the South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation (SEARC) Conference and Expo in 1980, 1982 and 2004. In the past MNCC was also involved in ICIT; SEACOMM, Networks and Infotec Conferences and Expos, IP Telephony Conference and Workshop 2006.

Please complete Registration Form below and send/fax to Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC), Unit 916, Block A, Damansara Intan, No. 1, Jalan SS 20/27, 47400 Petaling Jaya. Tel: 03-7118 3040; Fax: 03-7118 2930; URL: For registration information, please contact MNCC Tel: 03-7118 3040; E-mail: Alternatively, you can also contact PERC in Penang: Mr. Krishnan at; (012-492 3272) or Mr Choo Beng Katt at (016-453 9083).

SBL Claimable subject to PSMB’s Approval

Please register for me for:
12 NOVEMBER 2009
Datai, Level 2, Trader’s Hotel Penang

Post Code:
Mem. No.

2nd Participant

3rd Participant

Payment Details:
Confirmation of Booking:

Please enclose cheque/bank draft and make payable to “Gabungan Komputer Nasional Malaysia”

Send/Fax this registration Form to Gabungan Komputer Nasional Malaysia, Unit 916, Block A, Damansara Intan, No. 1, Jalan SS 20/27, 47400 Petaling Jaya.

Tel: 03-7118 3040
Fax: 03-7118 2930

Cheque/Draft No: ……………………………………………

Bank: …………………………………………………………….

Amount: ………………………………………………………..


1 participant RM745.00 each
2 participants RM645.00 each
3 participants from same org RM595.00 each
Government Officers RM645.00 each
MNCC & ISACA members RM595.00 each

Substitutions are allowed for registered participants. A refund of 50% applies for cancellations received not later than 5th November 2009. No refunds will be made prior to event proper. Organisers reserve the right to make any amendments and/or changes to the programme or cancel or postpone the workshop for reasons beyond their control.