Linux Security Summit 2011
- 15 Jun 2011: The schedule is now published.
- 30 May 2011: The CFP is now closed.
The Linux Security Summit (LSS) is a technical forum for collaboration between Linux developers, researchers, and end users. Its aim is to foster community efforts in analyzing and solving Linux security challenges.
The format of the summit will be:
- Selected brief presentations
- In-depth roundtable discussions
The Linux Security Summit for 2011 will be held on the 8th of September in Santa Rosa, CA, USA. It will be co-located with Linux Plumbers Conference (LPC).
Note that Linux Security Summit attendees and speakers must be registered to attend LPC.
See the LPC site for details on registration, travel, and accommodation.
CFP open: 4th April 2011
CFP close: 27th May 2011
Speaker notification: 1st June 2011
- Event: 8th September 2011
The event is open to all registered LPC attendees.
You do not have to be a "security person" to attend -- we're seeking a diverse range of attendees, and welcome the participation of general developers, researchers, operations, and end-users.
There will be several panel sessions in addition to brief, selected presentations, with a strong focus on discussion.
Everyone planning to attend should join the event mailing list:
Updates and announcements about the event will also be sent to the list.
The Linux Security Summit for 2011 is organized by:
- James Morris, Red Hat
- Serge Hallyn, Canonical
- Paul Moore, HP
- Stephen Smalley, NSA
- Joshua Brindle, Tresys
- Tetsuo Handa, NTT Data
- Herbert Xu, Red Hat
- John Johansen, Canonical
- Kees Cook, Canonical
- Casey Schaufler, Smack Project
The program committee may be contacted as a group via email: lss-pc (_at_) ext.namei.org
- Linux Security Summit 2010 - last year's event, held in Boston.