Minneapolis 2015

Minneapolis, MN | Mon, Jul 20 - Sat, Jul 25, 2015

Threat Intelligence: Neighborhood Watch for your Networks

  • Matthew J. Harmon
  • Wednesday, July 22nd, 8:15pm - 9:15pm

Matthew will dive into Threat Intelligence and show participants how to use high-confidence indicators of compromise to detect and prevent threats from taking adverse action on their network. This will help peers prevent the same attacks through information sharing.

Speaker bio: Matthew J. Harmon has over 20 years of experience in incident analysis and response, secure architecture development, security auditing, penetration testing, tactical risk assessments, and international standards development.

Mr. Harmon presents frequently for groups such as the Cyber Security Summit, Saint Paul College ACM Cyber Security Workshop, Metropolitan State University's Masters in Computer Forensics Capstone, and (ISC)2 Twin Cities MN on topics such as Cyber War, DDoS Survival, Java Exploits Offense and Defense, Incident Handling and Hacking Techniques, and Evidence Based Risk Assessments. He has also served on various security organization and conference advisory boards, organized the Security B-Sides MSP 2014 Conference and the Security B- Sides MSP Crypto Party and Hacker Showcase at the 2014 Cyber Security Summit.

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.
  • Lunch & Learn: Short presentations given during the lunch break.
Additional Sessions
Session Speaker Type
Prevent - Detect - Respond Will Tipton, Security Engineer, Infogressive Lunch and Learn
Monday, July 20
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session- Welcome to SANS Keith Palmgren Monday, July 20th, 8:15am - 8:45am Special Events
Debunking the Complex Password Myth Keith Palmgren Monday, July 20th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Tuesday, July 21
Session Speaker Time Type
Complete Application Pw0nage Via Multi-Post Cross Site Request Forgery (XSRF) Adrien de Beaupre Tuesday, July 21st, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Card Fraud 101 G. Mark Hardy Tuesday, July 21st, 8:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, July 22
Session Speaker Time Type
Filesystem Journal Forensics David Cowen Wednesday, July 22nd, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Threat Intelligence: Neighborhood Watch for your Networks Matthew J. Harmon Wednesday, July 22nd, 8:15pm - 9:15pm SANS@Night
Thursday, July 23
Session Speaker Time Type
The 14 Absolute Truths of Security Keith Palmgren Thursday, July 23rd, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night