AVAR2009 in Kyoto - 12th Association of anti-Virus Asia Researchers International Conference


Supporting Organizations


Welcome Reception at Garden Room (4th Nov.)
Time Event Room
18:00 - 19:00 Registration Garden Room
18:00 - 20:00 Welcome Reception Garden Room
Ball Room Program (5th Nov.)
Time Event / Paper Title Speaker & Company
08:00 - Registration
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome Speech Seiji Murakami, AVAR Chairman & Shigeru Ishii, Conference Chairman
09:10 - 09:50 Guest Speech
Key Findings from the Security Intelligence Report covering the first half of 2009
Jimmy Kuo, MMPC, Microsoft
09:50 - 10:30 Threat for a day. Andrew Lee, CTO, K7 Computing
10:30 - 10:45 Tea Break
10:45 - 11:25 MCNS: Intelligent Malware Categorization and Naming System Yanfang Ye, Deputy Director of Security, Kingsoft Corporation
Yinming Mei, Director of Security, Kingsoft Corporation
Rencheng Peng, Senior Manager, Kingsoft Corporation
11:25 - 12:05 Darker Side of TxF Abhijit P. Kulkarni, Program Manager Development, Quick Heal Technologies
Prakash D. Jagdale, Sr. Software Architect, Quick Heal Technologies
12:05 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:00 Panel Discussion Moderator:
Allan Dyer, Chief Consultant,
Yui Kee Computing Limited
Vincent Weafer, VP, Symantec Security Response
Dmitry Gryaznov, Sr. Research Architect, McAfee Avert Labs
David M. Perry, Global Director of Education, Trend Micro, Inc.
Randy Abrams, Director of Technical Education, ESET,LLC
J.Kesavardhanan, CEO,
K7 Computing Private Limited
14:00 - 14:40 Scrambler, a new challenge after the warfare of unknown packers Jie Zhang, Manager, Antivirus Team, Fortinet Inc.
Dong Xie, Team Leader, Antivirus Team, Fortinet Inc.
14:40 - 15:20 Museum of API Obfuscation on Win32 Masaki Suenaga, Senior Software Engineer, Symantec Security Response, Symantec Corporation
15:20 - 15:35 Tea Break
15:35 - 16:15 Bringing Testing into the Cloud: Testing Metrics & Methodologies for Cloud-client Security Infrastructure Wei Yan, Endpoint Solutions Architect, Trend Micro
Anthony Arrott, Product Manager, Trend Micro
Jeffrey Wong, Product Manager, Trend Micro
16:15 - 16:55 Feature Extraction, Classification and Learning for Malware Codes Kazuki Iwamoto, Researcher, Japan Computer Security Research Center
16:55 - 17:35 The Evolution of an Automated Scanning Service 'Still Scanning for a Cyber-Needle in a Cyber-Haystack' Ian McMillan, Release Anti-Malware Subject Matter Expert, Microsoft
Jonathan Poon, Senior Release Anti-Malware Subject Matter Expert, Microsoft
19:00 - 22:00 Gala Dinner