This talk will outline the time lines involved in some of the most recent computer hacks, and showcase the issues involved. It will look at the complete timeline of Heartbleed, and outline how bugs and sloppy coding within C++ nearly brought down the Internet. The talk will also provide a live demo of Heartbleed, and analyse some insider share price dealing around the vulnerability.
Along with this the talk will look at the complete timeline of the Sony hack, going back to the issues related to the cracking of the PlayStation Network, and show new evidence on the possible culprits.
Finally it will look at how Lenovo managed to compromise the security of the Internet with the integration of Superfish.