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Make it Hard for the Adversary: Learn Offensive Counter Measures with John Strand

  • Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT (2015-07-16 17:00:00 UTC)
  • John Strand

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Discover a fresh new approach to defense and turn the tables on the bad guys. Active Defenses have been capturing a large amount of attention in the media lately. There are those who thirst for vengeance and want to attack the attackers directly. There are those who believe that any active response directed at an attacker is wrong. We believe the answer is somewhere in between. Learn how to annoy, attribute and attack the attackers in this fun and informational webcast.

Walk through several new and proven techniques with leading security expert John Strand. Let's make it hard for the adversary: learn offensive countermeasures that work.

Speaker Bio

John Strand

John Strand is a senior instructor and course author with the SANS Institute. In addition to teaching cyber defenders across the world, John co-hosts the world's largest computer security podcast: PaulDotCom Security Weekly. He is also the owner of Black Hills Information Security, specializing in penetration testing and security architecture services. He has presented for the FBI, NASA, the NSA, and at DefCon. In his spare time, he writes loud rock music and makes various futile attempts at fly-fishing. Stay engaged by following John on Twitter: @strandjs Very informative! Mr. John Strand's experience shared through narrative brings course material to life. - Christopher Wilson, USAF

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