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Emily Stamm

Past Events

Real-World Encryption: Techniques, Attacks, and Best Practices

When: September 19, 2019, 6:30-9pmĀ 

Where: Digital Ocean, 485 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

6:30-7pm Arrival, casual networking, food provided

7-7:30pm: RSA Cryptosystem
Emily Stamm, Security Researcher at Allstate

7:30-8pm: networking / break

8pm-8:30pm: Encryption in Practice
Tarik Moataz, CTO at Aroki Systems

8:30-9pm: more networking, event close.

Abstract for RSA Cryptosystem: In this talk, we give a brief overview of RSA, and then demonstrate the Bleichenbacher Million Message attack and Shor's Quantum algorithm for factoring.

Abstract for Encryption in practice: Describing existing techniques used to encrypt and search over data in practice. What exists, their limitations and advantages. I will then describe structured encryption, a new technique to search over encrypted data.