Topic:Detecting and Preventing the Adversary
It’s 2017 and we still hear organizations falling to ransomware and worse yet – nation state threat actors. Hundreds of products are produced each year that promise to prevent the “bad guys” before execution while using “math”, AI and machine learning. The truth is you don’t need all this unicorn technology to solve the problem. In this session, Red Canary Director of Advanced Threat Detection & Research Mike Haag walks you through multiple methods to build your defenses like a fortune 50 on a shoestring budget. You will learn advance methods to prevent attackers or require the attacker to make enough noise to be obvious.
Michael Haag serves as the Director of Advanced Threat Detection and Research for Red Canary. In this role he supports the security of Red Canary’s customers and ensures that Red Canary’s solution continues to identify the latest and most advanced threats. Prior to this role, Mike served as the security leader at Fortive, specializing in advanced threat hunting methodologies and cyber security strategy. Mike understands the complexities of handling big data and finding the needles in the haystack. Mike has partnered with organizations and vendors to unite and protect his past organizations against cyber threats in an ever changing landscape.