VOSS Solutions

VOSS Hosts its First CryptoParty in Cape Town

Free Event for IT Enthusiasts in Cape Town


Tuesday February 9, 2016 – Cape Town - Today, VOSS Solutions announced that the company will host a fifth Workshop in support of OWASP, at its headquarters in Cape Town.

  • Date: Wednesday February 10, 2016
  • Time: 7pm – 9pm
  • Location: Knowledge Park 3, Unit 6 Heron Crescent, Century City, Cape Town

OWASP, the Open Web Application Security Project, is an online community which creates freely-available articles, methodologies, documentation, tools, and technologies in the field of web application security.

The event, to be hosted at VOSS HQ in Cape Town, is a CryptoParty; a free public workshop to introduce the basics of practical cryptography. IT specialists will attend the CryptoParty to learn how to use basic cryptography tools. It is an open format where everyone is welcome independent of their age, gender or knowledge.

During the workshop, members of the public are invited to bring their computers or mobile devices, to learn more about cryptography software and the fundamental concepts of their operation, such as the Tor anonymity network, public key encryption (PGP/GPG), and OTR (Off The Record messaging).

Attendance is free of charge but spaces are limited, so registration is encouraged: http://www.meetup.com/OWASP-Cape-Town-Chapter-Meetup/events/228079978/.

To find out more about VOSS’ participation, please email rachel.chicken@voss-solutions.com.

About VOSS Solutions

VOSS-4-UC is a BCOM (business communications operations management) solution that automates and simplifies the challenge of managing today's increasingly sophisticated communications environments. VOSS-4-UC provides a complete tool-set to transform the way that communications architectures are designed, deployed and operated, in the public and private cloud.

VOSS is head-quartered in Richardson, Texas, with offices in Reading, UK, and Cape Town, South Africa. VOSS is funded by Intel Capital, Eden Ventures, Vodafone Ventures, and XAnge Private Equity. The VOSS technology has been deployed by over 100 cloud service providers and many prominent enterprise organizations across the world.

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