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Black Hat 2018 conference coverage

Last updated:August 2018

Editor's note

Join us at Black Hat USA 2018 as SearchSecurity editors cover the newest bugs, threats and security research poised to drop in Las Vegas. This year's show, taking place August 4-9 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, will cover some of the most important vulnerabilities in recent memory, such as Meltdown and Spectre, along with potential threats for critical infrastructure and industrial control systems and new techniques in social engineering.

1Vulnerabilities and attack methods

Whether it's leveraging machine learning and artificial intelligence for cyberattacks or finding new ways to infiltrate air-gapped networks, hackers are constantly working to expand the threat landscape. Find out what security researchers and experts have to say about these latest threat actors are using now, and what experts at Black Hat 2017 say should be done to stop them.