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Insider Threat Hands-On Investigation Workshop

Ken Westin

The Insider Threat Hands-On Workshop is designed to familiarize participants with how to conduct an insider threat investigation. The workshop covers the basics of an Insider Threat Program, as well as key data sources needed for investigations. The workshop leverages a real dataset with scenarios covering corporate espionage, intellectual property theft, unintentional insider threat, sabotage and other topics.

Speakers Bio: Ken Westin is currently Senior Security Specialist at Splunk, helping organizations aggregate, analyze and operationalize disparate security data sources to identify and mitigate threats in various forms. In his past he has helped solve crimes with data, tracking stolen devices, breaking up organized crime groups, recovered stolen vehicles, even solved a violent carjacking, leading to the prosecution of dozens of criminals. He has at presented at DEF CON, Black Hat, RSA and other security conferences around the world and this is the 4th time he has presented at BSides Vancouver!