27th Annual FIRST Conference

Conference News

Registration Closed

FIRST Updates

  • Wed, 18 May 2016
  • 2016 Episode 2: Art Manion and Chris King, CERT/CC | Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure for Vendors (22:13 +0100)

    Join the interview in progress! Art and Chris discuss their upcoming tutorial session at FIRST 2016, “Coordinate Vulnerability Disclosure for Vendors.” Their upcoming session is aimed to help vendors, providers, and CSIRTs grow their capability to handle vulnerability reports from external researchers. Art and Chris are both members of the Vulnerability Analysis Team at CERT/CC. Check their session on Monday, June 13 at 13:00 at the 28th Annual FIRST Conference.

  • Tue, 17 May 2016
  • South Korea’s Adviser in Cyber Security to open 28th Annual FIRST Conference in Seoul (19:00 +0100)

    The Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), a recognized global leader in incident response, has announced the line-up for its 28th Annual Conference, which takes place this June (12th – 18th) in Seoul, South Korea.

  • Tue, 10 May 2016
  • 2016 Episode 1: Koichiro ‘Sparky’ Komiyama, Conference Liaison 2016 (17:37 +0100)

    Join the interview in progress! FIRST’s podcast duo of Martin McKeay and Chris John Riley sit down with Sparky Komiyama (JPCERT/CC) and talk about his role as conference liaison, some hints on the annual banquet dinner, and what to expect in Seoul. Gain insights in to the upcoming conference program, keynotes, and some presentations that Sparky is looking forward to hearing at the 28th Annual FIRST Conference, June 12-17, 2016 in Seoul, South Korea.

  • Wed, 04 May 2016
  • FIRST room block at the Conrad Seoul has reached capacity (19:44 +0100)

    If you would still like to stay on property, please send an email to first-2016@first.org with your name, arrival date, departure date, and Hilton Honors # (if applicable). The hotel will do their best to offer their next best available rate to our participants.

  • Wed, 06 Apr 2016
  • The Program for the 2016 conference is now live (18:07 +0100)

    Register today - early bird rates in effect until April 11th!

  • Thu, 11 Feb 2016
  • Call for Speakers Notification Delayed to February 25 (14:29 +0100)

    Due to the record high number of submissions this year, the review process is running slightly behind schedule. We appreciate your patience and hope to issue notifications February 25, 2016. For questions regarding your submission, please contact the Program Chair at first-2016chair@first.org.