BSides London prides itself on being the conference for those interested in Information Security and is organized by the community for the community. This conference would not be possible but for the generosity of our Sponsors.

A big thanks also to all of our Sponsors who make BSidesLondon possible. So please remember to visit them and take a look at what they bring to the event.

Would you like to be a part of this top notch list of Sponsors? Please take a look at the information pack provided:

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Around 45% of the 42 candidates[ed: UK Cyber Security Challenge] have chosen BSides London as their Membership / Conference choice!

Feedback included: I’d love to go to BSides, I’ve tried on multiple occasions to get tickets but never managed to get one in time!

UK Cyber Security ChallengeMarch 2015

Leading Sponsors - Platinum

MWR InfoSecurity

Established in 2003, MWR is an independent cyber security consultancy with research at the heart of what we do. We provide specialist advice and solutions in all areas of security, from professional and managed services, through to developing commercial and open source security tools. We focus on working with clients to develop and deliver security programs, tailored to meet the needs of each individual organization.
In a rapidly changing technology landscape, innovation is essential and our ambition to push boundaries sets us apart. Evidence of this approach is well documented on our dedicated research and development platform, MWR Labs. Our expertise in cyber security and incident response has led to MWR being a regular contributor to the annual Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), comprised of real-world data breaches and security incidents.
Central to MWR's philosophy is the desire to deliver high quality cyber security consulting services and unsurpassed levels of support to our clients.

Special thanks to
MWR InfoSecurity
for facilitating the

After Party


More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos to offer end-to-end protection against complex threats and data loss. Sophos is committed to providing complete, enterprise-grade security solutions that are simple to deploy, manage and use, and deliver one of the industry's lowest total cost of ownership. Sophos offers award-winning security solutions covering endpoint, mobile, server, encryption, web, email, Wi-Fi, and UTM/next-generation firewall, all backed by SophosLabs -- a global threat analysis center which provides real-time cloud-enabled security intelligence. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, UK.

Tenable Network Security

Tenable™, Inc. is the Cyber Exposure company. Over 24,000 organizations around the globe rely on Tenable to understand and reduce cyber risk. As the creator of Nessus®, Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver, the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform. Tenable customers include more than 50 percent of the Fortune 500, more than 20 percent of the Global 2000 and large government agencies. Learn more at


LogRhythmis a world leader in NextGen SIEM, empowering organisations on six continents to successfully reduce risk by rapidly detecting, responding to and neutralising damaging cyberthreats. The LogRhythm platform combines user and entity behaviour analytics (UEBA), network traffic and behaviour analytics (NTBA) and security automation & orchestration (SAO) in a single end-to-end solution. LogRhythm’s Threat Lifecycle Management (TLM) workflow serves as the foundation for the AI-enabled Security Operations Center (SOC), helping customers measurably secure their cloud, physical and virtual infrastructures for both IT and OT environments. Built for security professionals by security professionals, the LogRhythm platform has won many accolades, including being positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s SIEM Magic Quadrant.

J.P.Morgan Chase

At JPMorgan Chase, we have a dedicated Cybersecurity organization with the objective of ensuring that we are able to effectively detect, prevent, and respond to cyber threats against our technology infrastructure, our clients and the economy.
As one of the largest financial services organisations in the world, we offer cybersecurity professionals the opportunity to work with a wide variety of cutting edge technology in a supportive team environment.

Contributing Sponsors - Gold

Welcome Breakfast by


As an exchange, Smarkets simplifies peer-to-peer trading where users can set their own odds and bet against each other with simple, industry-leading commission rates. By creating a contemporary betting exchange that combines pioneering technology with a focus on transparency and treating the customer fairly, Smarkets is leading the innovation in the event betting industry. Our state-of-the-art platform has handled over £5.5 billion worth of trades since launching in 2010 and is capable of processing thousands of trades per second.

Context Information Security

Context is a leading cyber security consultancy with a comprehensive portfolio of advisory and advanced technical services, from cyber strategy and risk assessments, penetration testing and assurance to incident management and response, training and technical security research. We focus on helping clients avoid potential breaches and to deter, detect and respond to the most sophisticated cyber-attacks. Established in 1998, Context’s client base includes some of the world’s leading blue chip companies, alongside public sector and government organisations. With offices in the UK, Australia, Germany and USA, Context is ideally placed to work with clients worldwide.

F-Secure (formerly Digital Assurance)

F-Secure (formerly Digital Assurance) is a European cyber security company, delivering an array of information security assessments and consultancy throughout the public and private sectors. Our consultants have developed their skills through dedicated research, experimentation and exposure to technology and we are pleased to be sponsoring BSides who share this ethos whilst encouraging and promoting the infosec community.


e2e-assure are a rapidly growing cyber security company, who are trusted to provide security solutions to Government, police, critical national infrastructure, and commercial organisations – in the UK and internationally. We offer SOC-as- a-Service, and we provide the people, technology, and processes to deliver cost effective, high value protection. We’re committed to developing the cyber security community in the UK. We sponsor and support events like BSides and the Cyber Security Challenge UK, which gives our team the opportunity to give something back!

DradisPro by Security Roots

Dradis Professional Edition is the tool that over 270 InfoSec teams in 34 countries are using to cut in half their reporting time and streamline their collaboration and testing workflow.

Parse the output of 19+ different security scanners, integrate your manual findings and generate a completely custom Word report in a fraction of the time.

Novacoast, Inc.

Novacoast, Inc. is a group of trusted cybersecurity experts who provide advisory, integration, development and managed services to promote a posture of prevention, detection and responsiveness in our clients. We study emerging threats and hacker strategies to provide agile, evolving strategic advice. We combine big picture approach with the ability to help select, perfect, improve and manage tools.


SANS is the world’s largest and most trusted provider of cyber security training. Founded in 1989, SANS now operates globally and has over 140,000 alumni. Technology may have changed in that time, but our core mission has remained constant: To protect people and assets through sharing cyber security knowledge and skills.
SANS training is job and skill-specific. We offer more than 60 courses, designed to align with dominant security team roles, duties and disciplines. The SANS Curriculum spans: Cyber Defence, Digital Forensics, Incident response, Management, Penetration Testing, Secure Software Development, ICS and Audit.


Humio is a log aggregation and analysis tool for Developers and Operation teams. Handling 1TB/day of raw log ingest on a single node and without doing any indexing, real-time querying and an intuitive query language empower you to instantly explore, monitor, and visualise any system’s metrics at the right time. Humio is available On-Premise and in the Cloud.


The year is 1999… you're laboriously hand crafting a report in MS Word.
The year is 2018… you're still laboriously hand crafting a report in MS Word, and now you also need to put all of your issues in different bug trackers and produce stats for the past 12 months.
Developers have their collaboration suites. Sales teams have their CRMs. Pentest teams… have Canopy! Whether you’re delivering pentests or need to track and manage many pentests, Canopy helps you manage pentests from scoping to reports, and more.
It's great to be back at BSidesLondon again! Drop by to say «hola!»


KPMG's Cyber Defence Services team brings together over 800 technical specialists working to support our clients wherever they are in the world. We work with the largest firms in the world to provide ethical hacking, red teaming, digital forensics and incident response services. We have tested enterprise IT, telecommunication systems, industrial control systems, planes, trains and automobiles - and even submarines. Our aim is to demystify cyber security, helping our clients really understand the cyber threats they face to their business, prepare for and deal with the worst case. We are a key part of KPMG's wider global cyber security advisory team.

Capture The Flag
event thanks to

Immersive Labs

Immersive Labs uses training for the 21st Century to close the cyber skills gap. We provide organisations with access to a game-changing cyber skills training platform, through which teams can develop, assess and validate skills - all on-demand. Anytime. Anywhere.
Our platform is cloud-based and gives users access to real-world cyber security lab exercises via their browser - not a single software download in sight.
What's more, users are expected to conduct independent research in order to complete lab challenges - meaning they actually learn along the way.Users participate in hands-on exercises. Each time they complete all exercises within a lab, they earn badges and compete on a leaderboard - gamified training at its best.

Contributing Sponsors Special Thanks

Café and Network
thanks to

Cortex Insight

Logistical Support
thanks to


Connecting the Underground Sponsors - Silver

Hack The Box
ARM Cyber Security
Under Negotiation
Under Negotiation
More spots available

Grassroot Supporters - Bronze

Didier Stevens @DidierStevens

Provider of awesome challenges

Mo Amin @infosecmo

Garry Eller

Lee Munson

William Lau

Ming Cheah

Saraj Mohammed @infosecsaj




More spots available

Community Sponsors

Seeker and hiring wristbands
Thanks to


Lockpicking Village
Thanks to

The Many Hats Club
ISSA UK Chapter
Cyber Security Challenge UK
NextSec Junior Professionals Network
Pentester Academy
BSides Amsterdam
BSides Athens
White Hat Rally
A raffle will be held again this year in support of the Rally and Barnardo's
University Cyber League UK

Media & Service Partners

Paul's Security Weekly