Cyber First Responder 1-Day Class

Sadly, this class has ended. We invite you to take our CFR On-Demand Class at any time, check our Events sections for upcoming classes, or schedule a private class for your entire team.

Please join us for our Virtual Cyber First Responder Class on Wednesday, March 10th, 2021! 

Cybersecurity first responders need to react quickly to identify data breaches and minimize potential losses. Learn how to respond to malware, cloud breaches, network intrusions & more in this intensive one-day bootcamp. You’ll get hands-on experience practicing the fundamentals of incident response and digital forensic acquisition (including incident triage, chain-of-custody and evidence preservation fundamentals), volatile memory acquisition, hard drive imaging, network-based evidence acquisition and cloud investigations. Designed for anyone involved in cyber response. Bring your caffeine and be ready!

$595 Sale Price ends until February 19th, 2021
$650 Regular Price until March 4th, 2021
$695 Late Registration until March 9th, 2021

Who Should Take This Course:

  • IT staff tasked with responsibility for detecting and triaging of incidents on computer systems
  • Incident response team members who are involved in responding to data breaches
  • Help Desk staff that may be the first point of contact for reports of suspicious activity
  • Anyone with a general technical background who might be asked to respond to a suspected cybersecurity incident


  • Incident Detection and Triage
  • Cloud Breach Response
  • Evidence Preservation Fundamentals
  • Volatile Evidence Collection (RAM & more)
  • Hard Drive Imaging
  • Network-Based Evidence Acquisition

What You’ll Receive:

  • Now with extended 30 days of access to the LMG Cyber First Responder virtual lab
  • A downloadable lab workbook
  • Sample Incident Response Policies
  • New 30 minute post-class instructor Q&A session with industry experts

Enjoy a virtual beverage break, thanks to our coffee break sponsor:

Enjoy virtual coffee or tea with the group. Each registrant will receive complimentary coffee and tea shipped to their home, courtesy of our partner, Blackfoot Communications.


Sherri Davidoff
Chief Executive Officer
LMG Security

Sherri Davidoff is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of three books, including “Ransomware and Cyber Extortion” and “Data Breaches: Crisis and Opportunity. As a recognized expert in cybersecurity, she has been called a “security badass” by the New York Times. Sherri is a regular instructor at the renowned Black Hat trainings and a faculty member at the Pacific Coast Banking School. She is also the co-author of Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers Through Cyberspace (Prentice Hall, 2012), and has been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien.” Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN) and received her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT.

Matt Durrin
Director of Training and Response
LMG Security

Matt Durrin is the Director of Training and Research at LMG Security and a Senior Consultant with the organization. He is an instructor at the international Black Hat USA conference, where he has taught classes on ransomware and data breaches. Matt has conducted cybersecurity seminars, tabletop exercises and classes for thousands of attendees in all sectors, including banking, retail, healthcare, government, and more. He is also the co-author of a new book, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion: Response and PreventionA seasoned cybersecurity and IT professional, Matt specializes in ransomware response and research, as well as deployment of proactive cybersecurity solutions. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Montana, and his malware research has been featured on NBC Nightly News.