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SANS New Course for Cyber Defense - SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Implementing Kill Chain Defenses

  • Wed., May 30, 2018 - 6:00 pm Singapore / 7:00 pm Tokyo / 8:00 pm Sydney
  • Erik Van Buggenhout
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Advanced adversaries are silently penetrating your organization's networks in effort to steal your crown jewels. But there is hope! In order to implement effective security controls, you must first understand how the adversary operates.

In this webcast, Erik Van Buggenhout will discuss the new course - SEC599: Defeating Advanced Adversaries - Implementing Kill Chain Defenses - where they answer the question "how do I prevent this type of attack?"

A highly hands-on course (20+ labs), SEC599 touches upon the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Attack Cycle, where Erik will discuss how effective security controls can be implemented to prevent, detect, and respond to cyber-attacks.

Join Erik and learn about SANS brand new Cyber Defense Essentials course - SEC599.

Speaker Bio

Erik Van Buggenhout

Erik Van Buggenhout is the lead author of SEC599 - Defeating Advanced Adversaries. In addition to SEC599, Erik teaches SEC560 - Network Penetration Testing & Ethical Hacking and SEC542 - Web Application Penetration Testing & Ethical Hacking. He has been involved with SANS since 2009, first as a Mentor, working his way to Community Instructor in 2012 and finally becoming a Certified Instructor in 2016.

Erik loves explaining deeply technical concepts by using war stories, adding a few funny anecdotes here and there. As a testimony of his technical expertise, he has obtained the GSE, GCIA, GNFA, GPEN, GWAPT, GCIH, and GSEC certifications.

In addition to his work with SANS, Erik is the co-founder of Belgian cyber security firm NVISO, which focuses on high-end cyber security services, specializing in government, defense and the financial sector. Together with his team of 20+ technical experts, Erik delivers a wide array of technical security services, including penetration testing, security monitoring & incident response.

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