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How to Detect System Compromise & Data Exfiltration

  • Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT (2014-09-03 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Tom D'Aquino

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  • AlienVault

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Overview

Have you ever wondered how the bad guys actually get control of a system?

And, how they convert that system into a data-syphoning droid? Join AlienVault security engineer, Tom D'Aquino as he walks you through the steps of a system compromise and how detect these nefarious activities at every stage.

You'll learn:

  • How attackers exploit vulnerabilities to take control of systems
  • What they do next to find & exfiltrate valuable data
  • How to catch them before the damage is done with AlienVault USM

Using a real-world example of a common vulnerability, Tom will show you how AlienVault USM gives you the evidence you need to stop an attack in its tracks.

Speaker Bio

Tom D'Aquino

Tom has been engaged in information security with an emphasis on supporting enterprise SIEM deployments for nearly ten years. His most recent endeavors include educating others in the art of security analysis while evangelizing the benefits of AlienVault's unified approach to information security management aka AlienVault USM. Tom loves to reminisce about the good ol' days of using grep and regex to find suspicious activity in log files and he is always thrilled to brainstorm with you on your own security use cases and initiatives.

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