ISOI II – a DA Workshop (announcement and CFP)

the second internet security operations and intelligence (isoi) da workshop will take place on the 25th and 26th of january, 2007. it will be hosted by the microsoft corporation, in redmond wa. an after-party dinner will be hosted by trendmicro.

this workshop’s main topic is botmaster operational tactics – the use of vulnerabilities and 0day exploits in the wild. (by spyware, phishing and botnets for their businesses).
secondary subjects include ddos, phishing and general botnet subjects.

this workshop is for the purpose of bringing together members of the internet security operations community at large and da and mwp specifically, and share information, as well as plan our future operations. it is open only to the following vetted communities: da, mwp (and sister communities such as routesec), oarc, nsp-sec, first. maawg, anti virus vetted groups and the honey net project.

among the attendees are:
professionals from internet service providers (isps), anti virus vendors, anti spam vendors and projects, cert teams, law enforcement, academia, etc. coming together to work on the most recent technology, intelligence and operations being done online today for the security of the internet.

no reporters are allowed.

the call for papers is now open to the public. the main subject of interest is vulnerabilities and 0day exploits used in the wild. secondary subjects are ddos, phishing and general botnet subjects.

submission is simple, email us directly with your topic and some data to back it up by december 10th, to

for more information please visit:

for the agenda of our previous workshop hosted by cisco systems, inc., please visit:

Sun Shine,
isoi/da coordinator and organizer.