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Follow us on Twitter (getFYRM)…and RSVP Deadline Passsed

Posted in Black Hat, Conferences, DEFCON, Events with tags , , , , on July 30, 2009 by Tim

You can follow us on Twitter under getFYRM. We’ll be tweeting updates this weekend for the happy hour tonight (see below) and for the netbook winners.

The RSVP deadline for the happy hour tonight has passed. See Tony or Matt if you still want in. Also catch them for swag and a chance to win one of two Asus netbooks.

Black Hat / DEFCON 2009 Reception

Posted in Black Hat, DEFCON, Events on June 22, 2009 by Tim

We’ll be hosting an informal reception at the Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas on Thursday, July 30 to celebrate Tony and Matt’s Black Hat and DEFCON presentations. Please RSVP to rsvp[shift+2]fyrmassociates.com or talk to one of the guys wearing the FYRM Associates shirts at Black Hat. The beer will start flowing at 6 PM and we’ll be around until at least 8 PM.

Cross Site Scripting Anonymous Browser (XAB) Proof-of-Concept Released

Posted in Application Security, Black Hat with tags , , on May 19, 2009 by Matthew Flick

Today I finally found the time to release the XAB Proof-of-Concept code. An apology to those of you who have been emailing us wondering when we would publish it.

We’ve decided on Sourceforge and you can download the code from the XAB project page located at:

We’ve submitted talks to Black Hat and Defcon for the updates we’re working on, so hopefully we’ll have the chance to catch everyone up…solicit some more feedback…and grab a brew. Or two…

Black Hat DC 2009 Reception

Posted in Black Hat, Conferences, Events with tags , , on February 18, 2009 by Tim

We’ll be hosting an informal reception tomorrow, Thursday, February 19, at Bailey’s Pub & Grille in Crystal City to celebrate Matt’s Black Hat DC presentation. No need to RSVP, but make sure you introduce yourself to Matt early to get in on the swag. The drinks will start flowing at 6 PM and we’ll be around until at least 7:30 PM.