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Threat Hunting Using DNS: A Masterclass with Paul Vixie and Ben April

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Every transaction on the Internet – good or bad – leaves a digital trail in the Domain Name system (DNS). In this fast-paced, hands-on workshop, Farsight Security CEO Paul Vixie and Farsight Security CTO Ben April will teach the fundamental investigative techniques and methodology how to use DNS to combat cyberattacks, from phishing to e-crime to nation-state attacks. This is a rare opportunity to take a “masterclass” from the top experts in their field and learn the proven techniques used by threat hunting teams, from banks to government agencies.

In this masterclass, you’ll:
LEARN: How to identify and map malicious infrastructures for different types of attacks, from nation-state to fraud, using DNS
DISCOVER: Popular investigative “pivot” techniques using DNS
UNLOCK: Additional information from common IoCs to advance your investigation
TROUBLESHOOT: Possible roadblocks when using DNS in investigations

Additional Details:
Hyatt Regency Tyson’s Corner Center, Tyson’s Corner, VA
May 1st, 2019 beginning at 12:00pm

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 pm Hands-on workshop: Threat Hunting using DNS
4:00 – 5:00 pm Executive Presentation by Paul Vixie
5:00 – 6:00 pm Happy Hour/Cocktails and Networking

Attendees are required to bring their own laptop to use for the workshop. For the workshop, attendees will be given a free DNSDB API Key, which they can use up to 30 days in their own environment. To use the Key, attendees should come to class with DNSDB ScoutTM for Google Chrome Extension or Mozilla Firefox downloaded on their computer.

Seating is limited – first-come, first-serve. Registration must be completed and verified by Wednesday, April 24th, 2019.

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