Using OpenBGPD to distribute pf table updates to your servers

OpenBGP+PFOne of the challenges faced when managing our OpenBSD firewalls is the distribution of IPs to pf tables without manually modifying /etc/pf.conf on each of the firewalls every time.

This task becomes quite tedious, specifically when you want to distribute different types of changes to different systems (eg administrative IPs to a firewall and spammer IPs to a mail server), or if you need to distribute real time blacklists to a large number of systems.

The following post outlines one a method of distributing such lists using OpenBGP to deliver them into your pf tables.

du Selects Echothrust Solutions For Its First Hacking Competition In Dubai

Athens, Greece, 9 September 2014: Echothrust Solutions is pleased to announce that Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du) chose the EchoCTF platform for its first ever hacking competition, the du Hackathon that will take place on September 18th 2014, during du's annual Cyber Security Conference at Armani Hotel in Dubai.

Echothrust was @Athcon2011

We had the luck of being at the annual security conference taking place in Greece called Athcon. Atchon took place between 2 and 3 of June 2011 and Echothrust was there.

Echothrust @AthCon 2011

The organizers (Kyprianos, Anna and Christos) where kind enough to promote our work by supplying...