Hacking as an Act of War
- G. Mark Hardy
- Wednesday, October 16th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm
Once the exclusive domain of a small number of highly intelligent introverts, hacking has gone "mainstream" as an element of national defense. The United States has established a four-star Cyber Command to provide coordinated military digital response after suffering massive data breaches. NATO established the Cooperative Cyber Defence Center of Excellence in Estonia after that nation was the target of extensive cyber attacks. At what point does hacking (read, "computer network attack") rise to the level of warfare? What role should we play as cyber-citizens?
The following bonus sessions are open to all paid attendees at no additional cost. There are many different types of events that fall into these categories:
- SANS@Night: Evening presentations given after day courses have ended. This category includes Keynotes.
- Special Events: SANS-hosted events and other non-technical recreational offerings. This category includes, but is not limited to, Receptions and Information Tables.
|General Session - Welcome to SANS||Dr. Eric Cole||Monday, October 14th, 8:15am - 8:45am||Special Events|
|APT: It is Time to Act||Dr. Eric Cole||Monday, October 14th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm||Keynote|
|An Introduction to PowerShell for Security Assessments||James Tarala||Tuesday, October 15th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|The Security Impact of IPv6||Johannes Ullrich||Tuesday, October 15th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Hacking as an Act of War||G. Mark Hardy||Wednesday, October 16th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Introducing the CompTIA CASP Exam||Seth Misenar||Wednesday, October 16th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Detecting Compromised Hosts Using OHIDS||Tom Webb||Wednesday, October 16th, 8:15pm - 8:55pm||Special Events|
|GIAC Program Overview||Dr. Eric Cole||Thursday, October 17th, 7:15pm - 7:45pm||Special Events|
|Tales from the Crypt: TrueCrypt Analysis||Hal Pomeranz, Deer Run Associates||Thursday, October 17th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|SANS Technology Institute Open House||Dr. Eric Cole||Thursday, October 17th, 7:45pm - 8:15pm||Special Events|