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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 cybersecurity Conference at Armani Hotel in Dubai.

Echothrust Solutions at AthCon 2014

We are very excited to announce that Echothrust Solutions will participate in this year's AthCon.

AthCon is the annual premium information security conference, taking place in Greece.

This is the second time we participate in this conference, as in AthCon 2012 we were responsible for the design and running of the Capture The Flag (CTF) contest.

Upgrading Echofish at AWS

At Echothrust we maintain an Echofish installation, hosted on Amazon Web Services and used for testing and demo purposes. Just like the installation that we use daily on our network, the AWS installation is in par with the latest version - available at Echothrust's Echofish Github Repo.

The upgrade was quite easy and smooth, along the lines of: