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Social Forensication: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Successful Social Engineering
This presentation outlines a new twist on an existing social engineering attack. In the past, we have worked on getting users to plug in USB devices to drop malicious documents and executables. While this attack sometimes proves our point, it is the tip of the iceberg that can be done. Enter Social Forensication.
This is a two-pronged attack, consisting first of collecting a memory image for offsite offensive forensic analysis, the second being a rogue Wi-Fi access point attack. During this presentation, we will walk through the steps to perform each attack. Since defense is just as (if not more) important as the attack itself, we will also discuss mitigations (technical and procedural) and relevant windows detections for these attacks.
About the speaker:
Joe Gray joined the U.S. Navy directly out of High School and served for 7 years as a Submarine Navigation Electronics Technician. Joe is currently a Senior Security Architect and maintains his own blog and podcast called Advanced Persistent Security. In his spare time, Joe enjoys attending information security conferences, contributing blogs to various outlets, training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and flying his drone. Joe is the inaugural winner of the DerbyCon Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) and was awarded a DerbyCon Black Badge. Joe is a regular Forbes contributor and has contributed material for the likes of AlienVault, ITSP Magazine, CSO Online, and Dark Reading. Joe is an IBM Recognized Speaker/Presenter.
To attend, please register at the following link: https://wiki.centos.org/Events/Dojo/ORNL2019
Join the CentOS folks for a full day of deep technical content, and rub elbows with the people that make the magic happen. The Dojo will showcase some of the awesome work done by ORNL researchers, members of the CentOS community, Nvidia, IBM, Red Hat and more!
Post-event Social: TBA