DerbyCon 4.0

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This year DerbyCon 4.0 is known as “Family Rootz”. It is the place where security professionals from all over the world come to hang out. DerbyCon 4.0 will be held September 24-28th, 2014. DerbyCon 2013 pulled in over 2,000 people with an amazing speaker lineup and a family-like feel, and this year will be even better.

Accuvant is proud to have six speaking sessions at DerbyCon this year.

GET A Grip on Your Hustle: Glassdoor Exfil Toolkit
Who/What: Chris Hodges, senior information security analyst, will co-present this session focused on how to tunnel data past a next-gen firewall while automating the process. The presenters will demo their new framework and unveil GET, an interactive and command-line toolkit that enables multiple exfiltration paths on the fly. 
When/Where: Friday, September 26; 3:00 – 3:50 p.m. ET; Track 4 (The 3-Way)

Planning for Failure
Who/What: Senior consultant Noah Beddome will talk about how people spend hours crafting the perfect scenario or the very best payload, then it gets stopped or caught and suddenly they are done. During his presentation, Noah will show how to build graceful recovery into social engineering and red team scenarios. 
When/Where: Friday, September 26; 3:00 – 3:25 p.m. ET; Stable Talks

Things Being a New Parent of Twins Teaches You About Security
Who/What: Rafal Los, a director in the Accuvant Office of the CISO, will share his personal experience of how being a new parent of twins revealed unexpected parallels to the information security world. From preparedness, to error-handling, issue detection, and incident response—the number of concepts that apply to both sides of the lives of parents is uncanny. 
When/Where: Saturday, September 27; 12:30 – 12:55 p.m.; Stable Talks
Are You a Janitor – Or a Cleaner?
Who/What: Principal consultants John Stauffacher and Matt Hoy will discuss why organizations need to understand how to defend and respond to active attacks. They will explain how organizations can take their incident response programs up a notch by mopping up the mess and really start cleaning. 
When/Where: Saturday, September 27; 1:00 – 1:50 p.m. ET; Track 4 (Teach Me)

It’s Not Easy Being Purple
Who/What: Practice manager Eric Milam and principal consultants Royce Davis and Brandon McCann will participate in a panel discussion on how close attack and defense are within security. They will examine how people, process and technology all coexist to both weaken and strength an organization.
When/Where: Sunday, September 28; 12:00 – 12:50 p.m. ET; Track 4 (The 3-Way)

What to Expect When You’re Expecting … a Pentest!
Who/What: Eric Milam and Martin Bos, managing principal consultant, will discuss the common pitfalls organizations make when hiring a penetration tester, how to prepare for a penetration test, and how to be sure you are getting the correct type of test. They will discuss recent high-profile security breaches and how their tips could have helped those organizations. 
When/Where: Sunday, September 28; 3:00 – 3:50 p.m.; Track 1 (Break Me)

Accuvant is a silver sponsor at DerbyCon 4.0. For more information on this event, please visit the conference website.