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Friday, October 24 • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Methodology for Creation and Practical Applications of Polyglots

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Polyglots are data that can be parsed as multiple formats without any changes. These polyglots often take the form of files. One example is a JPEG image that can also be opened as a RAR file. This particular flavor of polyglot is easy to create and can be done in less than a minute's time on any major operating system. Others are more complicated to create and require a lot of interesting trickery. Come learn about how polyglots are generally constructed; how to look at data formats and create your own techniques for constructing polyglots; how polyglots have been used in the past; and potential future uses for polyglots in computer security.

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Friday October 24, 2014 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Pecan Room Norris Conference Center, http://lascon.org/venue/