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Golden Gate 2013

San Francisco, CA | Mon, Dec 16 - Sat, Dec 21, 2013
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Standards for Cyber Threat Intelligence

  • Greg Farnham - Master’s Degree Candidate
  • Friday, December 20th, 7:15pm - 7:55pm

Masterâs Presentation

The recommended approach for countering cyber threats is by a defense in depth strategy. One valuable component of a defensive strategy is leveraging shared cyber threat intelligence. Sharing cyber threat intelligence across organizations requires standards for defining and sharing cyber threat intelligence. This presentation provides an overview of standards for cyber threat intelligence, comparison of features and examples of how they are used.


Greg Farnham began his career as a Rocket Scientist for a major defense contractor. He is currently working as a Senior Computer Forensics Engineer in the Financial Services Industry. He has over 20 years of experience in IT and Security. Prior to his current position, Greg was an Information Security consultant in Silicon Valley. In that role he implemented a wide variety of security solutions for clients in automotive, transportation, animation, clean tech, semiconductor and financial industries. Greg is a candidate in the Master of Science Degree Program of SANS Technology Institute, and holds several GIAC Certifications.

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, December 16
Session Speaker Time Type
General Session - Welcome to SANS Johannes Ullrich Monday, December 16th, 8:15am - 8:45am Special Events
The Security Impact of IPv6 Johannes Ullrich Monday, December 16th, 7:15pm - 9:15pm Keynote
Tuesday, December 17
Session Speaker Time Type
Client Access is the Achilles' Heel of the Cloud... Bryce Galbraith Tuesday, December 17th, 7:15pm - 8:15pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, December 18
Session Speaker Time Type
SANS Technology Institute Open House Johannes Ullrich Wednesday, December 18th, 7:15pm - 7:45pm Special Events
GIAC Program Overview Johannes Ullrich Wednesday, December 18th, 7:45pm - 8:15pm Special Events
Friday, December 20
Session Speaker Time Type
Standards for Cyber Threat Intelligence Greg Farnham - Master’s Degree Candidate Friday, December 20th, 7:15pm - 7:55pm Special Events