Mexican Chapter Chapter Status Report For 2008

=== ORGANIZATION ===

The Mexican HP Chapter members are:

Miguel Hernández y López (miguel_at_honeynet.org.mx)

Hugo Gonzalez Robledo (hugo_at_honeynet.org.mx)

=== DEPLOYMENTS ===

* Capture HP deployment and a nepenthes sensor in several networks.

* Working with different government agencies in Argentina to implement Nepenthes sensors and Honeynets Gen III within their networks

* Implementation of several sensors and catch many malware samples within the National Network for Electronic Banking in Argentina

=== RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ===

* Automatic advisor to ISP Admins to alert them that they have bots in their network, base on RFI behaivor.

* Writing a front-end (web?) for configuring the Nepenthes

=== PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS ===

Wrote a Chapter on Cyber Security and Global Information Assurance: Threat Analysis and Response Solutions book.

Chapter XVIII: Introduction, Classification and Implementation of Honeypots

ISBN: 978-1-60566-326-5

This book was sponsored by U.S. Air Force Academy, USA

http://www.igi-global.com/reference/details.asp?ID=34278

Honeynets at Universidad de Belgrano
Buenos Aires, Argentina

3 papers in spanish about RFI behaivors, and what kind of bots are on a RFI botnet

=== MISC ACTIVITIES ===

We are interested in working on Botnets, that is why we are moving into these issues in order to mitigate capture and within university networks in Mexico and Argentina.