At the annual Virus Bulletin International Conference, Anna Shirokova, security researcher in the Avast IoT research team, will participate in a panel, along with two other panelists, titled "Geost botnet: The discovery story of a new Android banking trojan from an OpSec error". The session will focus on the discovery, causes and effects of Geost botnet and the OpSec error behind it all.
Anna is a security researcher from Russia, currently based in Prague, Czech Republic. Anna works in Avast's IoT research team where she focuses on the IoT threat landscape. She is also a collaborator in the Stratosphere IPS Aposemat project.