Hackers Want to Be You: How Identity Protection is Key to Thwarting the Latest Threats
Hackers routinely steal passwords, keys and private certificates in order to break into networks and cloud environments, expand access and deploy malware. By misusing identities, they can blend with normal activity and bypass advanced security controls—leading to today’s epidemic of advanced persistent threats, ransomware, and damaging data leaks. Identity and access management is key to stopping hackers in their tracks.
In this fast-paced webinar, we’ll review real-world cases, examine the latest attacker techniques, and show how Crowdstrike’s bleeding-edge solutions can disrupt the attack chain. Tune in for state-of-the-art information on how you can leverage automation and AI to thwart hackers in real-time and protect your organization.
Chief Executive Officer
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.
Director of Training and Response
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 Prevention. A 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.