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Cyber Defense San Diego 2014

San Diego, CA | Mon, Nov 3 - Sat, Nov 8, 2014

Understanding the Offense to Build a Better Defense

  • Dr. Eric Cole
  • Tuesday, November 4th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm

Many organizations do not perform proper threat modeling and understand what the adversary is capable of. The only way to be good at the defense is to understand the offense. Understanding how the threat targets and attacks a system can provide insight in to implementing a proper security program. In this talk, the attacker killer chain will be examined as will specific steps organizations can take to properly defend themselves.

Bonus Sessions

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.
Monday, November 3
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session- Welcome to SANS Dr. Eric Cole Monday, November 3rd, 8:15am - 8:45am Special Events
Five Forces Reshaping Cyber Security Alan Paller Monday, November 3rd, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Tuesday, November 4
Session Speaker Time Type
Understanding the Offense to Build a Better Defense Dr. Eric Cole Tuesday, November 4th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, November 5
Session Speaker Time Type
Panel Discussion- Making a SOC a Reality Moderator: Eric Conrad Wednesday, November 5th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Thursday, November 6
Session Speaker Time Type
Moving Past Prevention and Focusing on Detection Bryce Galbraith Thursday, November 6th, 7:15pm - 8:45pm SANS@Night