Privacy and Peace of Mind While Accessing the Internet Via a Free/Public Access Point Through the Use of Your Very Own SOHO VPN Server. Easy as Pie... Raspberry Pi.
- Eric Jodoin - STI Masterâ€™s Degree Candidate
- Sunday, December 15th, 8:15pm - 8:55pm
Free, unencrypted wireless access points have proliferated and are now found in various locations such as restaurants, libraries, schools, hotels, airports, an even here at SANS CDI... In conjunction with the spread of mobile devices, "getting on the Internet" has quickly migrated from the relative confines of offices and homes to locations where a high number of users are sharing the same open access point. While convenient, this situation also increases the likelihood that someone will have the skills and intent to pry into our privacy and collect our Internet traffic for nefarious purposes. Those of you who might have seen Joshua Wright's evening presentation titled "Hacking Your Friends and Neighbors For Fun" have seen first-hand the kind of mischief that can be accomplished!
As security professionals, we are always preaching restraint when it comes to using free/public wireless access points. But, when asked for an alternative other than wait to go back home, there is little to offer for small office/home office (SOHO) users that is practical while also remaining free or at least, almost free. This presentation proposes such an alternative using a Raspberry Pi in conjunction with the freely distributed OpenVPN Server and client software. The solution requires minimal changes to an existing SOHO network and is simple to configure on a broad variety of mobile platforms including Windows, Linux, OS X, iOS, and Android.
As a bonus, you will learn how to get on Joshuaâs â"neighbor-hack Access Point" while remaining immune to his Machiavellian scriptsâ¦
Speaker Bio: Eric Jodoin is a Cyber Defence Operations Planner working for Canadaâs Department of National Defence (DND). He has over 22 years of experience first as a systemâs analyst then in the provisioning of Communication and Information Systems for the Canadian Forces. He began specializing in Information Security in 2002, obtained his CISSP in 2009, and recently completed a tour as the Director of Operations for the Canadian Forces Network Operations Center. Eric is a candidate in the Master of Science Degree Program of SANS Technology Institute, and holds several GIAC Certifications.
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.
- Vendor: Events hosted by external vendor exhibitors.
- Lunch & Learn: Short presentations given during the lunch break.
Thursday, December 12
|General Session - Welcome to SANS||Dr. Eric Cole||Thursday, December 12th, 8:15am - 8:45am||Special Events|
|Building a Security Program that Protects an Organizationâs Most Critical Assets â A Different Approach||Robert Eggebrecht, President and CEO, BEW Global||Thursday, December 12th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm||Lunch and Learn|
|SANS Technology Institute Open House||Alan Paller, President of the SANS Technology Institute||Thursday, December 12th, 6:00pm - 7:15pm||Special Events|
|APT: It is Time to Act||Dr. Eric Cole||Thursday, December 12th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm||Keynote|
Friday, December 13
|Vendor Solutions Expo||—||Friday, December 13th, 12:00pm - 1:30pm||Vendor Event|
|Vendor Solutions Expo||—||Friday, December 13th, 5:00pm - 7:00pm||Vendor Event|
|Windows Exploratory Surgery with Process Hacker||Jason Fossen||Friday, December 13th, 7:15pm - 8:45pm||SANS@Night|
|Have no fear - DFIR is here!||Rob Lee, Chad Tilbury, Alissa Torres, and Lenny Zeltser||Friday, December 13th, 7:15pm - 8:45pm||SANS@Night|
|A Predictive Security Model Using Bayesian Networks||Dan Lyon-Master's Degree Candidate||Friday, December 13th, 7:15pm - 7:55pm||Special Events|
|Discovering Security Events of Interest Using Splunk||Carrie Roberts-Master's Degree Candidate||Friday, December 13th, 8:15pm - 8:55pm||Special Events|
|Active Deception to Augment Intrusion Detection||Josh Johnson- Master's Degree Candidate||Friday, December 13th, 8:15pm - 8:55pm||Special Events|
Saturday, December 14
|Fortinet Next Generation Firewalls||Justin Kallhoff, CEO Infogressive||Saturday, December 14th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm||Lunch and Learn|
|The Power of Lossless Packet Capture (1G-100G) & Real-time Netflow||Andrew Weismanâ€“ Senior Sales Engineer, Emulex||Saturday, December 14th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm||Lunch and Learn|
|Continuous Ownage: Why you Need Continuous Monitoring||Eric Conrad and Seth Misenar||Saturday, December 14th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Booting a Write-blocked Drive to a VM Using Linux (Ubuntu)||Carlos Cajigas||Saturday, December 14th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|An Introduction to PowerShell for Security Assessments||James Tarala||Saturday, December 14th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Closing the Door on Web Shells||Anuj Soni||Saturday, December 14th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
Sunday, December 15
|NetWars Tournament of Champions||Yori Kvitchko||Sunday, December 15th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm||Special Events|
|GIAC Program Overview||Jeff Frisk||Sunday, December 15th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||Special Events|
|Who's Watching the Watchers?||Mike Poor||Sunday, December 15th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Security Onion: Installed and Now What?||Chris Mohan||Sunday, December 15th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Sharing Without Borders: Attacking and Testing SharePoint||Kevin Johnson||Sunday, December 15th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Hacking Back, Active Defense, and Internet Tough Guys||John Strand||Sunday, December 15th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Privacy and Peace of Mind While Accessing the Internet Via a Free/Public Access Point Through the Use of Your Very Own SOHO VPN Server. Easy as Pie... Raspberry Pi.||Eric Jodoin - STI Masterâ€™s Degree Candidate||Sunday, December 15th, 8:15pm - 8:55pm||Special Events|
Monday, December 16
|SANS Presents: People Who Made a Difference In Security in 2013||Alan Paller||Monday, December 16th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm||Lunch and Learn|
|Targeted, Wire-speed Yara Analysis for Real-time Malware Prevention||Mike Nichols, Technical Product Manager||Monday, December 16th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm||Lunch and Learn|
|NetWars Tournament of Champions||Yori Kvitchko||Monday, December 16th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm||Special Events|
|Effective Phishing that Employees Like||Lance Spitzner||Monday, December 16th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|New School Forensics: Latest Tools and Techniques in Memory Analysis||Chad Tilbury||Monday, December 16th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm||SANS@Night|
|Securing The Kids||Lance Spitzner||Monday, December 16th, 8:15pm - 9:15pm||SANS@Night|