Prelude to Beats & Bytes: Striking the Right Chord in Digital Forensics

  • Webcast Aired Friday, 19 May 2017 3:00PM EDT (19 May 2017 19:00 UTC)
  • Speakers: Cindy Murphy, Matt Linton, Ryan Pittman

As a preview to our SANS DFIR Summit talk, we will speak observationally and based in current brain research about the benefits and correlations of music in forensics and incident response practice. We will cover brain plasticity research, music and its benefits to mental health, skills that translate from music to technology (and visa versa), and collaboration and team building through music for forensicators. We will also talk about the compelling results of our recent survey of DF/IR practitioners regarding music, our upcoming paper on this topic, and discuss the ultimate DF/IR playlist. '


To learn more on this topic, attend the 10th annual SANS Digital Forensics & Incident Response (DFIR) Summit & Training.'this training event brings together an influential group of experts, SANS training, and industry networking opportunities in one place. Over the course of this eight-day training event, you'll enjoy:

  • Highly technical digital forensics and incident response presentations from the industry's top practitioners during the two-day Summit
  • Nine SANS DFIR courses to choose from to advance your training, build your arsenal of defenses, and learn how to better protect your organization
  • The opportunity to network with fellow attendees at receptions and community-building events
  • A DFIR NetWars tournament to sharpen your skills and solve incident-related challenges