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Unpacking the Hype—What You Can (and Can’t) Do to Prevent/Detect Software Supply Chain Attacks

  • Friday, February 26, 2021 at 10:30 AM EST (2021-02-26 15:30:00 UTC)
  • Jake Williams

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Overview

It's been almost two months since the software supply chain attack on SolarWinds was discovered. Now that the dust has settled, let's take a look at what happened, what can('t) be done to prevent future software supply chain attacks, and how to detect a supply chain attack in your environment. There will be no snake oil here, just down-to-earth recommendations for increasing security in your environment. Technology will help with the process, but process matters more for detecting these attacks.

This webcast and whitepaper will be valuable collateral for those with recalcitrant leadership teams. If youre battling objections such as "we can't just spend our way into software supply chain security by buying another widget," this webcast is for you. Join us to learn industry leading strategies and get your questions answered.

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Speaker Bio

Jake Williams

Jake Williams is a SANS analyst, senior SANS instructor, course author and designer of several NetWars challenges for use in SANS' popular, "gamified" information security training suite. Jake spent more than a decade in information security roles at several government agencies, developing specialties in offensive forensics, malware development and digital counterespionage. Jake is the founder of Rendition InfoSec, which provides penetration testing, digital forensics and incident response, expertise in cloud data exfiltration, and the tools and guidance to secure client data against sophisticated, persistent attacks on-premises and in the cloud.

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