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Learn how to protect your infrastructure against the widest range of DNS attacks

  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 1:00 PM EDT (2017-04-11 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Cricket Liu, John Pescatore, Sam Kumarsamy


  • InfoBlox

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Distributed Denial of Service attacks have moved well beyond brute force attacks and continue to evolve - and continue to cause significant business disruption. Application level DDoS attacks evade simple rate based detection and filtering approaches and are increasingly targeting business critical services such as DNS. Ransomware attacks represent a data-focused denial of service approach that is a growing delivery method for cybercrime attacks. Recovery from any of these forms DDoS is always complex and labor intensive - prevention and mitigation is key.

Attend this webinar and gain key insights as and SANS Institute's John Pescatore discusses the latest trends in DDoS attacks and Infoblox's DNS pioneer Cricket Lui the importance of protecting your infrastructure various internal and external DNS attacks.

Learn how Infoblox's Advanced DNS Protection (ADP) can help you:

  • Reduce DNS Service Disruption
  • Adapt to Evolving Threats
  • Utilize Data for Threat Management

Speaker Bios

John Pescatore

John Pescatore joined SANS as director of emerging security trends in January 2013 after more than 13 years as lead security analyst for Gartner, running consulting groups at Trusted Information Systems and Entrust, 11 years with GTE, and service with both the National Security Agency, where he designed secure voice systems, and the U.S. Secret Service, where he developed secure communications and surveillance systems and "the occasional ballistic armor installation." John has testified before Congress about cybersecurity, was named one of the 15 most-influential people in security in 2008 and is an NSA-certified cryptologic engineer.

Cricket Liu

Cricket is one of the world's leading experts on the Domain Name System (DNS), and serves as the liaison between Infoblox and the DNS community. Before joining Infoblox, he founded an Internet consulting and training company, Acme Byte & Wire, after running the hp.com domain at Hewlett-Packard. Cricket is a prolific speaker and author, having written a number of books including "DNS and BIND," one of the most widely used references in the field, now in its fifth edition

Sam Kumarsamy

Sam Kumarsamy currently works in Security Product Marketing at Infoblox. He brings 10 +years of experience in marketing with Fortune 100 companies such as Cisco, Blue Coat, Citrix, Check Point as well as VC funded security startups. He has launched several disruptive products, services and solutions globally both directly to customers as well as through channels.

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