F2. 0 To Hero in 60 Weeks: How to Build a World Class IR Team
Thursday, May 10, 2018
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Uber, as one of the world’s fastest growing companies, has been challenged by both speed and scale. Several years into its history, Uber centralized its security efforts and began building out it’s Incident Response & Detection programs. This presentation will immerse you in the first member of Uber’s elite Security Response team’s experience as he built out programs that could keep up with Uber’s growth, including multiple case studies and lessons learned.
After completing this session, learner will:
- Understand how to assess gaps in their organizations detection visibility
- Create high fidelity signals through detection rule chaining
- Apply our algorithm to quantify the efficiency of analysts
- Be better prepared to hire IR staff to accomplish their goals
Alex Levinson is a Senior Engineer at Uber with experience in red teaming, incident response, threat assessment, and investigations. Outside of Uber, he is a core member of the red team for the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC). Previously, Alex worked as a Senior Consultant at Lares Consulting.