November 15

DDoS day


Main conference room

Time slotSpeakerPresentation
10:00am – 10:05amMarco HOUWEN, Chairman of LU-CIX asbl
Welcome speech
10:05am – 10:20amXavier BETTEL, Luxembourg Prime Minister & Minister
for Communications and Media
Insight speech
10:20am – 10:30amCarlo THELEN, Director of the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce
Partner speech
10:30am – 10:40amH. E. Olivier NICOLOFF, Canada’s Ambassador to Belgium & LuxembourgWelcome address
10:40am – 10:50amSpeed-demo presentation
1 minute to convince!

A10 NetworksEllipsys – NeoDigital –  EMG2HeynenIntercloud
10:50am – 11:10amJ.Paul HAYNES P.Eng., CEO of eSentireKeynote speech
DDoS & Cybercrime – an SME Perspective                
11:10am – 11:20amMoshe ELIAS, Director of Product Marketing at Allot CommunicationsBusiness case
Network intelligence to see, control and secure IT
11:20am – 11:50am
sponsored by


11:50am – 12:10pmPascal GEENENS, Cyber Security Evangelist at RadwareKeynote speech
DDoS Threat Landscape
2017 retrospective and future directions
12:10pm – 12:20pmTomáš Šárocký, Area Manager at FlowmonBusiness case
DDoS? Manageable
12:20pm – 01:00pm

Alexandre DULAUNOY,  Security Researcher at Security Made in Luxembourg

Pascal GEENENS, Cyber Security Evangelist at Radware

Raphaël MAUNIER, Co-founder of Acorus Networks

Robert SPICER, CEO of vyzVoice

Panel discussion
Internet of Things or Imminence of Trouble – How to Keep Buddy from Talking to Alexa
When a Smart African Grey is the Least Threat You Have to Face…. Looking at IoT from a Risk/Damage Prevention Side


Jean-Philippe BOEVER

01:00pm – 02:00pm
sponsored by


02:00pm – 02:20pmPhilippe ROGGEBAND, Manager & Cyber Security Business Development at Cisco

Keynote speech
Breach Readiness and Response

Download presentation

02:20pm – 02:30pmOlivier MELWIG, Managing Director at Acorus NetworksBusiness case
DDoS downtime in e-commerce: what are the real losses?
02:30pm – 03:15pm

Octavia DE WEERDT, General Director of NBIP

J.Paul HAYNES P.Eng., CEO of eSentire

Koen MARIS, CTO at Atos

Raphaël MAUNIER, Co-founder of Acorus Networks

Paulo VERISSIMO, Professor at SnT

Laure ZICRY, Head of Finex Cyber at Willis Towers Watson

Panel discussion
Duck & Cover” – When You See the “DDoS-flash”, Would You Follow “Bert the Turtle”
Fighting Back & Regaining Control in a DDos Attack Scenario


Jean-Philippe BOEVER

03:15pm – 03:30pmAlexandre DULAUNOY,  Security Researcher at Security Made in LuxembourgKeynote speech
DDoS and attribution: observations of attacks against North Korea
03:30pm – 04:00pm
sponsored by


04:00pm – 04:10pm
Mihnea GRIGORE, Security Technical Project Manager at AkamaiBusiness case
State of Internet Security – Q2 2017
04:10pm – 04:20pmLaure ZICRY, Head of Finex Cyber at Willis Towers WatsonBusiness case
How does Cyber insurance respond to DDoS attacks?
04:20pm – 05:00pm

CIRCL’s workshops


Time slotLanguageFacilitatorPresentation
11:00am – 01:00pmEnglishAndras IKLODY,  Software Developer at Security Made in LuxembourgPractical Information Sharing and Threat Intelligence with MISP.

How to perform automated exchange of cyber security information?
(e.g. network and cyber security indicators, fraud indicators) to improve pro-actively detection and remediation in operational networks including ISP, IXP and consumer networks.
02:00pm -04:00pmEnglishGérard WAGENER, Security Researcher at Security Made in LuxembourgHow to better understand DDoS attacks from a post-mortem analysis perspective using backscatter traffic?

Nowadays DDoS attacks are part of the Internet and every organisation has to deal with such attacks. To better understand DDoS attacks and its effects, analysis can be performed from backscatter traffic. This workshop will introduce the basis of DDoS attacks from a practical angle using backscatter traffic collected from black-hole/honeynet monitoring including Mirai botnet attack sample.