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Las Vegas 2016

Las Vegas, NV | Sat, Jan 9 - Thu, Jan 14, 2016
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Evolving Threats & Defences

  • Paul Henry
  • Saturday, January 9th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm

For nearly two decades defenders have fallen into the "Crowd Mentality Trap." They have simply settled on doing the same thing everyone else was doing, while at the same time attackers have clearly evolved both in terms of malware delivery vectors and attack methodology. Today our defenses focus primarily on the gateway and upon attempting to outwit attacker's delivery methods. This leaves us woefully exposed and according to a recent Data Breach Report has resulted in 3,765 incidents, 806 million records exposed, and $157 billion (USD) in data breach costs in only the past six years. This presentation will highlights recent / current developments in the evolution of both attacks and defenses.

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.
Saturday, January 9
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session - Welcome to SANS David Hoelzer Saturday, January 9th, 8:15am - 8:45am Special Events
Evolving Threats & Defences Paul Henry Saturday, January 9th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Sunday, January 10
Session Speaker Time Type
Assessing, Testing and Breaking Security Products John Strand Sunday, January 10th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Monday, January 11
Session Speaker Time Type
Continuous Ownage: Why you Need Continuous Monitoring Eric Conrad Monday, January 11th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Tuesday, January 12
Session Speaker Time Type
How to bring some Advanced Persistent Trickery to your fight against Advanced Persistent Threats... Bryce Galbraith Tuesday, January 12th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, January 13
Session Speaker Time Type
Gone in 60 minutes: 60 minutes from Discovery to Exploitation David Hoelzer Wednesday, January 13th, 7:15pm - 8:45pm SANS@Night