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2016 Electronic Badge Sneak Peek

Posted on 20 May 2016 (0)

CharlieX and MMCA from Null Space Labs are back with another awesome badge design for 2016! Key features of this year’s badge:

* 5×4 WS2812B RGB LED matrix
* Programmable System on Chip (PSOC) 4
* Broken out PSOC4 IOs
* ESP8266 WiFi module with GPIO’s added to the PSOC4 so they can interact and the ESP8266 can be reset
* Mini breakout area
* 3.3V & Battery rails

Full build details and the story of the making of the 2016 electronic badge is available on CharlieX’s Hackaday project page. See the maiden voyage of the badge builds in the video below!

Don’t forget – you have until May 25th to save big on entry. Head over to the registration page and secure your tickets now! Pre-registration gets you full access to the event, all presentations, contests, villages, and the Saturday Night party.

Sincerely,
The LayerOne Staff

2016 Saturday Night Party

Posted on 19 May 2016 (0)

This year’s Saturday Night Party is a Casino Night! Come enjoy the banquet feast, then roll with the best of them while enjoying the finest in live jazz and blues music. Casino Night is a formal wear event; please dress accordingly. Banquet, Casino, and live music starts at 8:00 PM on Saturday, May 28th in the Grand Ballroom.

Don’t forget – you have until May 25th to save big on entry. Head over to the registration page and secure your tickets now! Pre-registration gets you full access to the event, all presentations, contests, villages, and the Saturday Night party.

Sincerely,
The LayerOne Staff

Pre-Registration Closes in One Week!

Posted on 17 May 2016 (0)

Online pre-registration for LayerOne 2016 closes in ONE WEEK! You have until May 25th to save big on entry. Head over to the registration page and secure your tickets now! Pre-registration gets you full access to to the event and all presentations, contests, and villages. You can also register on-site during the event via cash or Square.

Sincerely,
The LayerOne Staff

Hotel Room Rate Extended to May 13th

Posted on 09 May 2016 (0)

Due to popular demand, we’ve extended the hotel room rate a bit longer. Use THIS LINK to get a discounted rate. Discounted room rates are available until May 13, 2016. More information about the conference hotel is available on the Venue page.

While you’re at it, don’t forget to pre-register for the conference at the registration page. Pre-registration gets you full access to to the event and all presentations, contests, and villages. You can also register on-site during the event via cash or Square.

Sincerely,
The LayerOne Staff

Hacking Workshop with Sam Bowne!

Posted on 06 May 2016 (0)

Learn how to hack servers with the help of a long time friend of LayerOne, Sam Bowne! In this hands-on workshop, Sam will guide you through the theory and application of basic hacking skills for servers and binaries with a focus on real-world exploitation.

Participants will compete to exploit servers using these techniques:

Level 1: Shell command injection (easy buffer overflow)
Level 2: ImageMagick exploitation
Level 3: SQL injection (with PHP shell)
Level 4: Binary exploitation of stack buffer overflow

All the projects and materials used are freely available on at samsclass.info.

This workshop’s starts on Saturday, May 28th at 13:00 in the Hacking Village. Learn more about this workshop on the Hacking Workshop event page!

Don’t forget to book your LayerOne 2016 room at a discounted rate! Use THIS LINK to get a discounted rate. Discounted room rates are available until May 13, 2016. More information about the conference hotel is available on the Venue page.

While you’re at it, don’t forget to pre-register for the conference at the registration page. Pre-registration gets you full access to to the event and all presentations, contests, and villages. You can also register on-site during the event via cash or Square.

Sincerely,
The LayerOne Staff