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Hiding in Plain Sight: Dissecting Popular Evasive Malware Techniques

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:30 AM EDT (2019-03-20 14:30:00 UTC)
  • Jake Williams, Rohan Viegas, Tamas Boczan

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  • VMRay

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Overview

Join SANS Analyst Jake Williams, VMRay Senior Threat Researcher Tamas Boczan and Product Manager Rohan Viegas as they take a deeper look at pervasive evasion techniques malware authors use to circumvent detection. This webcast will explore:

  • The strategies used to evade AV and sandbox detection
  • Trends in popular evasion techniques
  • Actionable defense tactics

Speaker Bios

Jake Williams

Jake Williams is a SANS analyst, senior SANS instructor, course author and designer of several NetWars challenges for use in SANS' popular, "gamified" information security training suite. Jake spent more than a decade in information security roles at several government agencies, developing specialties in offensive forensics, malware development and digital counterespionage. Jake is the founder of Rendition InfoSec, which provides penetration testing, digital forensics and incident response, expertise in cloud data exfiltration, and the tools and guidance to secure client data against sophisticated, persistent attacks on-premises and in the cloud.


Rohan Viegas

Rohan brings over 12 years of experience in product development and management roles to VMRay. In his role as Product Manager for Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, prior to VMRay, Rohan managed a portfolio of products including network management and security software.


Tamas Boczan

Tamas is a Senior Threat Analyst at VMRay. He is responsible for finding and analyzing relevant malware samples and improving VMRay's detection capabilities. Prior to VMRay, Tamas researched evasive malware and developed a malware analysis sandbox at an Anti-Virus company.

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