Learn cyber security skills you can implement immediately! Seven courses offered Jan. 20-25 in Anaheim, CA

San Antonio 2017

San Antonio, TX | Sun, Aug 6 - Fri, Aug 11, 2017
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Protecting Against Advanced Targeted Attacks

  • Andy Thompson, Regional Manager, Customer Success, CISSP, SSCP, GPEN
  • Tuesday, August 8th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm

What makes an attack advanced, how do the most advanced attacks take place & how can you defend against them? Join Andy Thompson of CyberArk over lunch as he dissects such advanced attacks as Kerberos attacks against Active Directory and Golden Ticket attacks.

Andy will walk through the phases of an advanced targeted attack, using the real-life advanced targeted attack against a SWIFT banking organization to demonstrate, followed by best practices & recommendations to avoid becoming the next victim.

CyberArk

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.
Sunday, August 6
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session - Welcome to SANS Jake Williams Sunday, August 6th, 8:00am - 8:30am Special Events
Everything You Ever Learned About Passwords Is Wrong Keith Palmgren Sunday, August 6th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Monday, August 7
Session Speaker Time Type
Anti-Ransomware: How to Turn the Tables G. Mark Hardy Monday, August 7th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Tuesday, August 8
Session Speaker Time Type
Protecting Against Advanced Targeted Attacks Andy Thompson, Regional Manager, Customer Success, CISSP, SSCP, GPEN Tuesday, August 8th, 12:30pm - 1:15pm Lunch and Learn
Five Secret Tips for Incident Response Preparation That Will Get You Promoted Jake Williams Tuesday, August 8th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night