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DNS: An Asset, Not a Liability

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 1:00 PM EST (2018-01-31 18:00:00 UTC)
  • Matt Bromiley, Srikrupa Srivatsan


  • Infoblox

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DNS is one of the backbones of the Internet as we know it. It is crucial in making sure that packets get to the right destination, and you receive the information you need. However, DNS is yet another protocol that, over the years, has fallen victim to inherent vulnerabilities and attacker abuse. DNS vulnerabilities are nothing new, but they are still being utilized daily by attackers with a wide range of targets. It's time to make sure that DNS is part of your security posture.

In this webcast, you will learn:

  • Current DNS vulnerabilities, and how they can impact your security posture
  • Examples of DNS in the wild and the sectors being targeted
  • Turning DNS into an asset to increase your ability to respond to incidents
  • Utilizing DNS to make your information security team better, faster and stronger
  • "What's Next": What does the future have in store for DNS?

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Speaker Bios

Matt Bromiley

Matt Bromiley is a SANS digital forensics and incident response (IR) instructor, teaching FOR508 Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics and SANS FOR572 Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response. He is also an IR consultant at a global IR and forensic analysis company, combining experience in digital forensics, log analytics, and incident response and management. His skills include disk, database, memory and network forensics; incident management; threat intelligence and network security monitoring. Matt has worked with organizations of all shapes and sizes, from multinational conglomerates to small, regional shops. He is passionate about learning, teaching and working on open source tools.

Srikrupa Srivatsan

Srikrupa has 20 years of experience in technology in various roles including software development, product management and product marketing. Currently, as Director of Product Marketing at Infoblox, she is responsible for messaging, positioning and bringing to market Infoblox’s security solutions that optimize security operations and provide foundational security against known and zero-day threats. She has an MBA from University of California, Haas School of Business and a Computer Science Engineering degree.

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