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DIVD present at KPN Security's congres NLsecureID 28 January

13-1-2020. Astrid Oosenbrug will give an overview of our work, Matthijs Koot will dive into the VPN vulnerability case. Session will be moderated by Chris van 't Hof. registrer (Dutch).

DIVD present at dcypher Symposium 3 December 2019

26-11-2019. At the annual symposium of the Dutch Cyber Security Platform for Higher Education and Research, dcypher, Victor Gevers, Chris van 't Hof, Frank Breedijk and Matthijs Koot will be present to provide an update of our work. Access is free but you do need to registrer.

Collaboration with Dutch Security Hotline

22-10-2019. We are not the only ones who want to make the online work safer by doing vulnerability reporting. Frank Breedijk, also known of his vulnerability scanner Seccubus, was already working on a "Security Meldpunt", or hotline, for vulnerability reporting in the Netherlands. He is currently setting up a response team among network operators. We are happy to join forces and get this working. Like us, the hotline is in the build up phase so don't file reports yet...

DIVD at the One Conference

3-10-2019. At the annual One Conference of the Dutch National Cyber Security Center we held an open meeting for anyone who wants to join our initiative. Some researchers showed up with a list of found vulnerabilities, while others offered to help out with sponsoring, building the platform or networking. During the conference, our Chair Victor got to bring our message on main stage. Our Secretary Chris also reached main stage. Not as a speaker, but as a dummy in a medical hack demo...

DIVD registered at notary

27-9-2019. Astrid Oosenbrug (Treasurer), Victor Gevers (Chair) and Chris van 't Hof (Secretary) at the notary to register the Dutch Institute for Vulnerability Disclosure. After years of vulnerability disclosures we now have a solid base for our operations.