STAR Webcast: Threat Hunting and the Rise of Targeted eCrime Intrusions

  • Tuesday, 26 May 2020 1:00PM EDT (26 May 2020 17:00 UTC)
  • Speakers: Katie Nickels, Karl Scheuerman, Jason Wood



The rise in targeted eCrime attacks was a major focus of CrowdStrike's 2020 Global Threat Report. The OverWatch threat hunting team has continued to see this trend in 2020 as criminal adversaries evolve to capitalize on targeted tactics, particularly with intent to deploy ransomware. This presentation will cover how these intrusions occur and what you should look for in your threat hunting to uncover them. Discussion will include details on the commands the adversaries are actually running to exploit their victims.

Attendees will learn:

  • - More about the current eCrime ecosystem
  • - Targeted eCrime techniques recently observed in the wild
  • - How to use threat hunting to discover eCrime actors before they accomplish their objectives