Advania contributes at Norwegian Cyber Security Convention

Today HackCon kicks off in Oslo. For four days, the security convention will provide expertise for IT-professionals on current and future cyber - and information challenges. Advania Norway play significant roles as speakers.

HackCon will provide the participants with knowledge about the latest cyber threats. This year the focus is learning how data in the cloud can be misused and how to protect them, also how even the most secure authentication systems can be hacked and how to secure them.

preHackCon takes place in advance of HackCon, a two day in depth course that addresses contemporary topics adapted to Norwegian conditions. Chief Technical Architect and MVP Oddvar Håland Moe and Technical Architect Karim El-Melhaoui from Advania will conduct the seminar "Master of Windows Defense" which focuses on how businesses can best protect their Windows environment to better tolerate attacks.

At HackCon starting February14th, Oddvar Håland Moe will present "Windows binary files - A real adventure in vulnerabilities". This session is suitable for anyone interested in the current threat picture and gaining insight into the challenges of the future.

Oddvar Håland Moe was recently acknowledged for detecting weaknesses in Windows 10.

About HackCon:

For more information please contact:

Espen Hartz, CEO, Advania Norway tel: +47 930 29 688, e-mail:

About Advania
Advania is serving thousands of corporate clients in the Nordic region. We offer a wide range of IT services, platforms, cloud solutions and support to private- and public companies. Our mission is to help our clients to improve their business by simplifying their IT infrastructure, enhance functionality and reduce costs.

Our customers are our partners. Our corporate culture is to delegate responsibility and empower front line employees to take decisions that benefit the client. This is a success factor that retains our flexibility despite considerable growth. Advania’s vision is to enable customers to improve their performances with intelligent IT and expertise, through partnership. For further information, please visit #advania


About Us

Advania is a Nordic IT corporation, operating in 22 locations in Sweden, Iceland, Norway, and Denmark. The company focuses on helping customers to improve their performance with innovative use of best available IT platforms and services. Advania serves thousands of corporate customers, multinational enterprises, governments and public institutions, big, small and medium-sized companies in all aspects of society. Advania traces its roots to 1939 when an Icelandic entrepreneur founded an office equipment repair workshop in Reykjavik. In the following decades, three separate branches of IT-companies evolved in three Nordic countries, Iceland, Sweden, and Norway. In 2012 they were braided into one and Advania was formed. For further information, please visit




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