DATE & TIME: Tuesday October 18th 2016 - 10:00AM to 12:00PM (CDT)
LOCATION: Millennium Library - Buchwald Room (2nd floor), 251 Donald Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 3P5
Basic Malware Analysis
Come join the (ISC)2 Manitoba and Saskatchewan chapter for coffee and discussion around the topic of Basic Malware Analysis
Using free tools and a virtual environment Ian Trump, Global Security Lead for SolarWinds MSP will lead you through basic malware analysis. Basic malware analysis can determine "what went wrong" with your security defenses and how to guard against follow on attacks. Breaking down a modern infection into three stages attendees will understand the relationship between exploit, payload and endpoint result and how to protect their network environments from modern threats such as ransomware and Trojan programs. Utilizing real life examples form two criminal investigations, participants will understand several strategies to dodge "common" or "uncommon" attacks on their networks.
If you are interested in understanding the threat at a granular level, this event is for you.
Ian Trump, CD, CEH, CPM, BA is an ITIL certified IT consultant with 20 years of experience in IT security and information technology. From 1989 to 1992, Ian served with the Canadian Forces (CF), Military Intelligence Branch; in 2002, he joined the CF Military Police Reserves and retired as a Public Affairs Officer in 2013. Ian previously managed IT projects at the Canadian Museum of Human Rights and is currently Global Security Lead at SolarWinds MSP working across the business to define, create and execute security solutions and promote a safe, secure Internet for Small & Medium Businesses world-wide.