Anomali is hosting a complimentary South Africa-based educational seminar focused on cyber threat intelligence. Industry leading threat intelligence providers will give a briefing on today’s adversaries and their attack techniques.
This one-day session is intended for both CXO and Sr. Technical Staff. Anticipate walking away from the seminar with tangible information for your teams to research within your own environments.
Anomali, Roberto Sanchez
Roberto Sanchez is a career long intelligence officer with over 15 years experience working diverse issues from counterterrorism to cybersecurity at the tactical, operational and strategic intelligence levels. He has a broad background leading intelligence and reconnaissance teams in the U.S. Marine Corps, cyber intelligence teams at the National Security Agency (NSA), and delivering threat intelligence at multiple commercial and defense contracting companies. Roberto is passionate about intelligence and cybersecurity and enjoys sharing his knowledge and experiences with both the public and private sectors. He is currently charged with helping to formulate, facilitate, and communicate Anomali’s threat intelligence strategic initiatives and growth strategy.
Anomali, Kailyn Johnson
Kailyn is a Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst at Anomali. Her work focuses on strategic intelligence with research and analysis of cyber security threats and threat actors from a geopolitical and social sciences perspective. She has previously worked for a security and risk assessment intelligence platform, as well as a think tank that focused on strategic forecasting for Iraq.
Farsight Security, Ben April
Ben April is the Chief Technology Officer at Farsight Security, Inc. Prior to joining Farsight Security, Mr. April spent eight years at Trend Micro, where he became the Americas regional manager of the forward-looking threat research team. He has presented to security conferences on five continents, covering topics like Bitcoin, NFC, operational security and infrastructure security. Mr. April has built research systems for collecting and aggregating data, from Whois and the Bitcoin block-chain to the global routing table. His current crusade is to eliminate the technical and policy barriers that impede data-sharing among white-hat security researchers. Mr. April is also a volunteer sysadmin and coder for some trusted-community security projects.
Flashpoint, Chris Camacho
Group IB, Dmitry Volkov
CTO, Head of Threat Intelligence Department and co-founder at Group-IB. As a CTO, Dmitry is responsible for all the aspects of the company’s technological development and transformation. He has more than 15 years of experience in fighting cybercrime internationally. Since co-founding Group-IB in 2003, he has been a prominent voice leading the company toward becoming the go-to expert on Russian and international cybercrime. His team successfully conducted the first cyber investigations in Russia. They have identified and helped detain over 150 cyber criminals who targeted public and private companies worldwide. In 2013, Dmitry Volkov became a member of the UN Open-ended Intergovernmental Expert Group aimed at conducting a comprehensive study on the problem of global cybercrime. In 2015, Dmitry was listed by Business Insider as one of the top 7 professionals behind influential security companies. In 2016, he also became a member of the Europol EC3 Advisory Group on Internet Security.
Intel471, Maritz Lucas
South African Police Services, Brigadier Piet Pieterse
SARB, Jacques Théron
From March 2018 to current Jacques have been employed as the Financial Sector Cybersecurity Liaison at the Cyber and Information Security Unit at SARB. Responsible for coordinating collaboration between SA Financial Sector entities as well as with other Central Banks internationally. From February 2015 to February 2018 Jacques was employed as a Cybersecurity Risk Analyst at SARB’s Information Analysis Centre. During this time Jacques has written a number of operational and strategic cybersecurity threat reports and research papers. Jacques was an intelligence officer in the Military for 30 years from January 1985 to January 2015. The last seven years (2007 – 2014) he was responsible for the development of the Information Warfare, which included Cyber Warfare, Electronic Warfare and Psychological Operations, doctrine for the SA National Defence Force (SANDF). He has also written papers on Information Warfare which he also presented at international conferences. Jacques is currently busy with an MSc Computer Science degree with focus on cybersecurity.