Pass the SALT 2020
June 29-July 1 — VIRTUAL

Free Software & Security
> talks only
> webinar format
> free event as in free beer

CORONAVIRUS - COVID 19 Final Statement



Talks will be about Free Software and Security. All the talks shall be given in English. The 2019 edition hosted 26 talks, grouped in 7 sessions.


NO WORKSHOP FOR THE VIRTUAL 2020 EDITION. 2019 Pass the SALT hosted 9 workshops to discover new security free software projects. Network, theat intel and IAM.
Come to discover and practice!


NO ONSITE NETWORKING FOR THE 2020 VIRTUAL EDITION. Exchange experiences and create new relationships with open minded attendees or speakers in a warm and open-minded ambiance.

More information: look at some previous speakers and some collaborations born during the conference.

The team

Pass the SALT 2018 organization team

Pass the SALT is brought to you by a small but enthusiast and dedicated team:
core team : @cbrocas, @doegox, @follc and @moutane
on-site volunteers: @eloisebrocas, @acervoise, @cdpointpoint, @PapaZours and @Sebdraven
local Polytech contact: Benjamin Richez
video team: @ubicast_video


2020 Pass the SALT has currently reached this stage:

November, 2019: announcement of the 2020 edition
January, 2020: opening of the Call For Papers
April 30, 2020: closing of the Call For Paper
May 15, 2020: notification to the speakers
May 30, 2020: publication of the program
June, 2020: opening of the booking interface (if needed)
June 29 to July 1, 2020 : the conference :-)

Your Feedback

Orange Tsai

Orange Tsaï, principal security researcher at DEVCORE.
Best server side bug of @PwnieAwards 2019 winner with @mehqq_.

Ange Alnertini

Ange Albertini, security reasearcher at Google.
Member of the team which broke SHA-1.

D4 project

D4 project led by the CIRCL team, the CERT LU for private sector.


@H_Miser, IR engineer at CERT Société Générale.


PLATINUM sponsors


GOLD sponsors




CERT Societe Generale

SILVER sponsors


Venue, video and media partners

Polytech Lille

MISC Magazine

Hosting kindly provided by OVH and TLS certificate by Let's Encrypt.Thanks!

We new friends!