Michael Klosterman has solved technology problems in multiple start-ups, large corporations like Lockheed and Unisys, and security operations problems of federal government sectors in energy, legal, and scientific/geology. His passion started in high school which continued into the U.S. Air Force in California and now in South Dakota as a Cybersecurity Operations Manager.
Outside of work, Michael keeps himself busy with his wife and eight children. He also makes time to volunteer with the Civil Air Patrol in mentoring cadets to compete in the National Youth Cyber Education Program sponsored by the Air Force Association.
MITRE ATT&CK™ is a globally-accessible knowledge base of adversary tactics and techniques based on real-world observations. It has taken the infosec world by storm, as now vendors are referencing how their products leverage the framework. MITRE's CALDERA offers an intelligent, automated adversary emulation system that can reduce resources needed by security teams for routine testing, freeing them to address other critical problems. Michael will explain the benefits of CALDERA and how his organization plans to leverage it to test their security controls.