An Overview of ICS 515 - Active Defense
- Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM EST (16:00:00 UTC)
- Rob M. Lee
You can now attend the webcast using your mobile device!
SANS ICS 515 course author Robert M. Lee will go over the new ICS class: 515 - Active Defense and give an overview of what students can expect. This webinar will cover the five day course highlighting threat intelligence consumption, asset identification and network security monitoring, incident response, and threat and environment manipulation. Participants can expect to take away a good understanding of the class as well as information required to start thinking critically about how to employ this process in their organization to counter advanced adversaries. The webinar will also cover a few simple tools and tricks that participants can try out on their own.
Robert M. Lee
Robert M. Lee is the CEO and Founder of the critical infrastructure cyber security company Dragos Security LLC where he has a passion for control system traffic analysis, incident response, and threat intelligence research. He is a SANS Certified Instructor and the course author of SANS ICS515 - "Active Defense and Incident Response" and the co-author of SANS FOR578 - "Cyber Threat Intelligence." Robert is also a non-resident National Cyber Security Fellow at New America focusing on policy issues relating to the cyber security of critical infrastructure and a PhD candidate at Kings College London. For his research and focus areas, he was named one of Passcode's Influencers, awarded EnergySec's 2015 Cyber Security Professional of the Year, and named to the 2016 Forbes' 30 Under 30 list.
Robert obtained his start in cyber security in the U.S. Air Force where he served as a Cyber Warfare Operations Officer. He has performed defense, intelligence, and attack missions in various government organizations including the establishment of a first-of-its-kind ICS/SCADA cyber threat intelligence and intrusion analysis mission. Robert routinely writes articles in publications such as Control Engineering and the Christian Science Monitor's Passcode and speaks at conferences around the world. Lastly, Robert, is author of the book "SCADA and Me" and the weekly web-comic http://www.LittleBobbyComic.com.
"Rob is the best instructor I have seen. Real world examples, humor, time efficient, [and] effective." - Toni Benson, Cyber Analyst