What you need to know
- Ivan Krstić runs Security Engineering and Architecture at Apple.
- He's returning to the Black Hat cybersecurity conference on August 8, 2019, at 12:10pm.
- He'll be presenting "Behind the scenes of iOS and Mac Security"
Ivan Krstić runs security engineering and architecture at Apple and he's returning to the Black Hat cybersecurity conference this year to present a behind the scenes look at iOS and Mac security.
Here's the brief from Black Hat:
And the topics:
Since the launch of the iPhone, Apple has been working to make iOS devices tiny little cryptographic bricks that balance ease of entry with Touch ID and Face ID with absolute lock-out against unauthorized intrusions.
Over the last few years, Apple has been bringing similar protections to macOS, there also balancing the needs of the traditionally far more open computing environment of the Mac,
None of it is easy. Most of it in ingenious. All of it is absolute brain candy to infosec nerds everywhere.
Very excited to return to the Black Hat stage this year to talk about some world-class Apple security features! iOS code integrity and Pointer Authentication Codes, Mac secure boot with the T2 Security Chip, the crypto behind the Find My feature, and more: https://t.co/ftnHs3iBO5 https://t.co/SzkzTt354zVery excited to return to the Black Hat stage this year to talk about some world-class Apple security features! iOS code integrity and Pointer Authentication Codes, Mac secure boot with the T2 Security Chip, the crypto behind the Find My feature, and more: https://t.co/ftnHs3iBO5 https://t.co/SzkzTt354z— Ivan Krstić (@radian) June 26, 2019June 26, 2019
If you're going to Black Hat please check it out and let me know how it goes!
Rene Ritchie is one of the most respected Apple analysts in the business, reaching a combined audience of over 40 million readers a month. His YouTube channel, Vector, has over 90 thousand subscribers and 14 million views and his podcasts, including Debug, have been downloaded over 20 million times. He also regularly co-hosts MacBreak Weekly for the TWiT network and co-hosted CES Live! and Talk Mobile. Based in Montreal, Rene is a former director of product marketing, web developer, and graphic designer. He's authored several books and appeared on numerous television and radio segments to discuss Apple and the technology industry. When not working, he likes to cook, grapple, and spend time with his friends and family.
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