Ransomware, like any other attack, is not inevitable if you can stop the attacker at even one step along a kill chain. We look specifically at the 5 steps of a ransomware as an example of how to improve your odds of avoiding a breach. Stewart Cawthray from Thomson Reuters, Allan Liska from Recorded Future, Tim Gallo from FireEye and Birat Niraula from CapitalOne provide lots of great advice!
GDPR is having an impact on organizations in Canada and the US already. New rights for the protection of personal data each create actions that need to be taken to be compliant if an organizations is in anyway collecting, processing or otherwise data from EU subjects. This Cyverity report explains what key rights and actions look like. Moreover it explores the potential for GDPR strength legislation to come to Canada or the United States.
Containers like Docker offer new automation awesomeness, portability and predictability. But traditional security tools and ops are only the start of reducing your risks. John Morello from Twistlock, Alfredo Hickman from Rackspace and Kellman Meghu from Sycomp pull the container stack apart to reveal security gaps.
Please read NIST Application Container Security Guide co-authored by John Morello
And read Container Intrusions: Assessing the Efficacy of Intrusion Detection and Analysis Methods for Linux by Alfredo Hickman
If you're new to security threat intelligence or want to get the latest details on tools and techniques, Allan Liska from Recorded Future, Tim Gallo from FireEye and Wadeed Mian from ISA are here to help.
Learn how to decide which DDoS provider to select, what operational issues may come up and how to handle them. My guests: Laurent Gil co-founded a leader in DDoS solutions (Oracle Dyn formerly Zenedge) and Stewart Cawthray helped set up a DDoS service for a major telco and is now Senior Director Security at Thomson Reuters in Toronto, Canada. We delve into the difference between several different kinds of attacks with most time spent at the application layer (OSI layer 7).
Stewart Cawthray and Theo Van Wyk are my guests to help carefully extract our SIEM from the hot soup of new acronyms. Plus the Threat Radar, Frontline Actions and a little on Invisible Identity. Stewart is from Thomson Reuters and Theo is from Scalar.