AVAR2000 Conference Program

Monday, November 27, 2000

17:00 - 19:00 AVAR directors meeting
Shinagawa Prince Hotel New Tower 3F (Lavender)

The 1st day of Conference (November 28th, 2000)

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Tuesday, November 28, 2000
9:00 - 10:00 Registration
Shinagawa Prince Hotel New Tower 36F (Sapporo)
10:00 - 10:10 Welcome Speech and Introduction of AVAR members
Seiji Murakami, Japan
(President, JCSR)
10:10 - 10:50 Keynote Speech
IT security policy of MITI, Japan
Mondo Yamamoto, Japan
Deputy Director, Office of IT Security Policy
Ministry of International Trade and Industry
10:50 - 11:30 Worst Anti-Virus Mistakes, and How to Avoid Them
Allan Dyer, Hong Kong
Technical Director
(Technical Director, Yui Kee Co. Ltd.)
11:30-13:00 Lunch (New Tower 1F HAPUNA Buffet Restaurant)
13:00-13:40 Internet Worm Virus in the View-Point of CERT Hyunwoo Lee
KOREA CERT Coordination Center
KISA: Korea Information Security Agency
13:40-14:20 Internet Security - Are You Really Protected?
Motoaki Yamamura, USA
Vice Chairman
(Group Development Manager, Symantec AntiVirus Research Center)
14:20 - 15:00 EICAR: European Institute for Computer Anti Virus Research
Rainer Fahs, Belgium
Chairman of the Board
15:00 - 15:10 Coffee Break
15:10 - 15:50 Testing for Broken Anti-Virus Software
Randy Abrams, USA
Release Anti-Virus Specialist
15:50 - 16:30 Fencing the Defense
Righard J. Zwiennenberg, Netherlands
Senior Virus Research Engineer
Norman Data Defense Systems,
CARO member
16:30 - 17:10 VX Sites and Underground Activity: Tracking the Wily VXer
Nick FitzGerald, New Zealand
Computer Associates
Former editor of Virus Bulletin
17:10 - 17:50 Cyber Crime: current status and countermeasures in Japan.
Taisuke Hatsukawa, Japan
Security System Planning office
Community Safety Bureau
Community Safety Planning Division
National Police Agency
18:00 Dinner (New Tower 34F KUSHIRO)
Sponsored by Computer Associates Japan
The end of 1st day


The 2nd day of Conference (November 29th, 2000)

Wednesday, November 29, 2000
09:00 - 09:40 Computer Virus Incident Reports in Japan
Toshiaki Kokado, Japan
Office of Computer Virus Countermeasures, IT Security Center, IPA (Information-technology Promotion Agency)
09:40 - 10:20 Latest Macro Virus Developments and Future Trends
Vesselin Bontchev, Iceland
FRISK Software International
CARO member
10:20 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:10 Picture This: A Graphical Representation of Viral Concentration
Shane Coursen, USA
Board Member
WildList Organization International
11:10 - 11:50 Rapid Virus Exchange
Jan Hruska, England
Technical Director
Sophos Anti-Virus
11:50 - 13:00 Lunch (New Tower 1F HAPUNA Buffet Restaurant)
13:00 - 13:40 Today and Tomorrow of Antivirus in China
Tianjin Quality Testing and Inspection Service (China, AVAR member)
13:40 - 14:20 The Virus and AntiVirus Industry in Asia Jimmy Kuo, USA
McAfee Fellow
Network Associates Inc.
14:20 - 15:00 Threat and Management in Mobile Internet
Yuji Hoshizawa, Japan
AVAR member
(SARC Manager, Symantec Japan)
Why did we have the same alert of worm or trojan, again? Yoshihiro Yasuda
AVAR Technical Director
(Network Associates Inc.)
15:00 - 15:10 Coffee Break
15:10 - 15:50 Virus Landscape in Singapore Martin Khoo
Assistant Director,
Incident Management
Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore
15:50 - 16:30 Trend of Malicious Code in Korea/ Comparison with Other Countries
Cheolsoo Ahn, Korea
Vice Chairman
(CEO, Ahnlab, Inc.)
16:30 - 17:10 Future viruses on PDAs and mobile phones Mikko Hypponen, Finland
Manager, Anti-Virus Research
F-Secure Corp
CARO member
17:10 - 17:30 Speakers' Panel Session
Close of Conference
17:30 - 18:00 AVAR Members Annual Meeting

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