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Conferences and Events

  • BSides - Framework for organising and holding security conferences.
  • - Directory of upcoming and archive of past Capture The Flag (CTF) competitions with links to challenge writeups.


  • HITB - Deep-knowledge security conference held in Malaysia and The Netherlands.
  • HITCON - Hacks In Taiwan Conference held in Taiwan.
  • Nullcon - Annual conference in Delhi and Goa, India.
  • SECUINSIDE - Security Conference in Seoul.


  • 44Con - Annual Security Conference held in London.
  • BalCCon - Balkan Computer Congress, annually held in Novi Sad, Serbia.
  • BruCON - Annual security conference in Belgium.
  • CCC - Annual meeting of the international hacker scene in Germany.
  • DeepSec - Security Conference in Vienna, Austria.
  • DefCamp - Largest Security Conference in Eastern Europe, held annually in Bucharest, Romania.
  • FSec - FSec - Croatian Information Security Gathering in Varaždin, Croatia.
  • - Annual conference held in Luxembourg.
  • Infosecurity Europe - Europe's number one information security event, held in London, UK.
  • SteelCon - Security conference in Sheffield UK.
  • Swiss Cyber Storm - Annual security conference in Lucerne, Switzerland.
  • Troopers - Annual international IT Security event with workshops held in Heidelberg, Germany.
  • HoneyCON - Annual Security Conference in Guadalajara, Spain. Organized by the HoneySEC association.

North America

  • AppSecUSA - Annual conference organized by OWASP.
  • Black Hat - Annual security conference in Las Vegas.
  • CarolinaCon - Infosec conference, held annually in North Carolina.
  • DEF CON - Annual hacker convention in Las Vegas.
  • DerbyCon - Annual hacker conference based in Louisville.
  • Hackers Next Door - Cybersecurity and social technology conference held in New York City.
  • Hackers On Planet Earth (HOPE) - Semi-annual conference held in New York City.
  • Hackfest - Largest hacking conference in Canada.
  • LayerOne - Annual US security conference held every spring in Los Angeles.
  • National Cyber Summit - Annual US security conference and Capture the Flag event, held in Huntsville, Alabama, USA.
  • PhreakNIC - Technology conference held annually in middle Tennessee.
  • RSA Conference USA - Annual security conference in San Francisco, California, USA.
  • ShmooCon - Annual US East coast hacker convention.
  • SkyDogCon - Technology conference in Nashville.
  • SummerCon - One of the oldest hacker conventions in America, held during Summer.
  • ThotCon - Annual US hacker conference held in Chicago.
  • Virus Bulletin Conference - Annual conference going to be held in Denver, USA for 2016.

South America

  • Ekoparty - Largest Security Conference in Latin America, held annually in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • Hackers to Hackers Conference (H2HC) - Oldest security research (hacking) conference in Latin America and one of the oldest ones still active in the world.


  • CHCon - Christchurch Hacker Con, Only South Island of New Zealand hacker con.