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How Security Analysts Master Incident Response with Behavioral Analytics

  • Friday, October 21, 2016 at 1:00 PM EDT (2016-10-21 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Orion Cassetto, Andy Skrei

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  • Exabeam

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Overview

Security analysts face more obstacles in their day-to-day operations than most realize. Detecting sophisticated attacks that involve lateral movement is difficult and time-consuming. However, analysts spend even more time on mundane tasks such as assembling incident timelines, determining how to pivot through data, username to IP attribution, and even simply finding the asset owners.

This webinar will explore how machine learning, behavioral modeling, and statistical analysis--the pillars of User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) solutions--can be used to improve SOC efficiency and automate the crucial tasks analysts routinely face.

Attend this webinar and learn:

  • How to quickly identify lateral movement with behavioral modeling
  • How machine learning and statistical analysis can provide valuable context for investigation
  • How incident investigation can be accelerated with session-based user activity timelines
  • How to increase analyst resources for proactive security measures such as threat hunting

Speaker Bios

Orion Cassetto

Orion Cassetto, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Exabeam, has nearly a decade of experience marketing cybersecurity and web application security products. Prior to Exabeam, Orion worked for other notable security vendors including Imperva, Incapsula, Distil Networks, and Armorize Technologies. He is a security enthusiast and frequent speaker at conferences and tradeshows, with recent speaking engagements including SXSW interactive, Joomla World Conference, and Phocuswright.


Andy Skrei

Andy Skrei, a Solutions Architect at Exabeam, previously worked as a Lead Security Engineer at eBay developing and deploying technologies for their global SOC. Prior to eBay he was a manager at KPMG, helping some of the largest organizations in the world increase security maturity and reduce risk. Andy has a unique view on UBA starting as a customer, to now deploying it worldwide at organizations both large and small.

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