TECH TRAINING 2 – LTE Security & Insecurity

Early Bird (< 30th June): SGD1499

Normal (> 1st July): SGD1999

In this training we will digging into LTE eUTRAN and EPC protocols, standardized and proprietary telecom Core Network protocols. The training will show the various attack surfaces for the new LTE networks and protocols allowing us to show the impact of vulnerabilities for each network element.


Prerequisite Knowledge

  • Basic knowledge of telecom & network principles: what is 2G, 3G, 4G; OSI network layers.
  • Good knowledge and usage of Wireshark.
  • Classic skills and usage of Linux
  • Python Basics (socket, binascii, struct, pysctp)


Hardware / Software Requirements

  • Laptop with VirtualBox or VMware installed (VirtualBox prefered).
  • Mobile phone (Android recommended) and working SIM card with sufficient credit for data.


Agenda Day 1

Telecom Network Architecture
LTE Security Introduction
S1AP Security & Hands on
NAS Security & Hands on

Agenda Day 2

EPC PGW/SGW Security
Diameter Security in the LTE network & Hands on
Diameter Security in Roaming
HRL/HSS architecture Security review

Location: Hotel Fort Canning Date: October 12, 2015 Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Alexandre De Oliveira