Hunting 101 - Back to Basics: Implementing a Proactive Cyber Hunting Approach

  • Thursday, 08 Sep 2016 1:00PM EDT (08 Sep 2016 17:00 UTC)
  • Speakers: Dave Shackleford, Brad Mecha

What happened to being proactive? Everything today is about \hunting". IOC hunting, adversary hunting, insider threat hunting, and the list continues. It's not only about finding the adversary or the latest 0-day. It's about being better prepared, understanding your defense posture, and being able to find the activities missed or hiding in your existing data.

Cut through the hype and get back to the basics to better understand:

  • What is hunting and why is it important?
  • How the hunting role is different compared to other roles in IT Security.
  • How to start hunting now, no matter the size or maturity of your security program.