Welcome To Rootkit Country presented at CanSecWest 2011

by Graeme Neilson (Aura Software Security),

Tags: Security

Summary : This presentation will outline how to develop rootkits for appliances from all the top ten manufacturers of firewall / router / edge security devices. Details of how to reverse engineer the various operating systems / firmwares and develop rootkits for the different chipset architectures will be discussed. The different protection mechanisms and how to circumvent them will be discussed. Following will be live demonstrations of rootkits running on a selection of devices. Recommendations on how to defend against rootkits on these types of appliances will be supplied. The top ten manufacturers discussed will be: Checkpoint, Ericsson, Sonicwall, Sidewinder, Watchguard, Netgear, McAfee, Fortigate, Juniper, Cisco