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Monday, 25 February 2019 20:43

Talk: Pivot and Pillage: Lateral Movement within a Victim Network

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Lateral Movement within a Victim Network

Whether performed by an insider threat, or by an external threat that's managed to get a foothold inside, the next step in the dance is usually the pivot: moving from one host to another either to expand control or pillage a particular resource. In this talk we will look at some of the more commonly encountered pivot techniques to help you understand, detect and deter malicious, lateral movement within your network. 

Steve Anson, SANS Instructor

Steve Anson is a Director with Forward Defense, a leading IT security and incident response company headquartered in Abu Dhabi.  Previously, he served as a special agent with the US Department of Defense and on an FBI Cyber Crime Task Force, leading complex investigations into cyber-related offences including network intrusion incidents, terrorism, fraud and crimes against children.  Steve also served as an instructor at the FBI Academy and for the US Department of State, providing network intrusion investigation and digital forensics training to thousands of students from US law enforcement agencies as well as national police, prosecutors and judges from dozens of countries.

Throughout his career, Steve has received a number of industry credentials, including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE), Cellebrite Certified Mobile Examiner (CCME), US Department of Defense Certified Computer Crime Investigator and US Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Seized Computer Evidence Recovery Specialist (SCERS). He has served as an Adjunct Professor for George Washington University's Master of Computer Forensics program, is a certified Lead Assessor for laboratory competence in ISO 17025:2005 with the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation, and is the co-author of Mastering Windows Network Forensics and Investigations from Wiley Publishing.

For more information: https://www.sans.org/talks/1045/pivot-and-pillage-lateral-movement-within-a-victim-network-kuala-lumpur-2019-03-07


March 7, 2019 (6:00 - 7:00 pm)


Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral
5, Jalan Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur Sentral
Kuala Lumpur 50470

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