National Webcast Initiative

 

Anatomy of a Cyber Attack
Threat Visibility and Intelligence Insight

Wednesday, June 5th
2:00pm -- 3:00pm (Eastern)

 

Presenter:

 

Tyler Wrightson, CISSP, CCSP, MCSE
Principal Security Strategist
GreyCastle Security

 

Archived Recording Now Available

 

The third webcast in the 2013 National Webcast series was held on June 5th with a featured presentation on Anatomy of a Cyber Attack: Threat Visibility and Intelligence Insight.

Over 950 individuals representing 3 countries, 50 states, DC, and 1 U.S. territory registered for this event. Opening remarks were provided by Mr. Thomas F. Duffy, Executive Director of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center, followed by Mr.Tyler Wrightson, Principal Security Strategis att GreyCastle Security.

Another day, another breach. And while the visibility of cybersecurity challenges, threats and legislation has reached epic proportions, organizations still fail to effectively prevent, detect and respond to today's threats. The root cause isn't in an advancing adversary alone; public and private organizations continue to focus on the wrong things, take the easy way out and miss the obvious.

This webcast explored the top ten reasons why agencies and private companies are failing, and provided simple tactics to change the security posture in public and private organizations. Attendees gained insight in to common attack mechanisms and trends, the assets most often targeted by cybercriminals and new tricks that an organization may be overlooking.

Format of Webcast:
This session featured an interactive Powerpoint presentation accompanied by audio.

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