How Hackers Bypass Email Security: An Attack Guide for the Uninitiated presented at DataConnectorsFortLauderdale 2019

by Michael Landewe,

Summary : The scale of email migration to the cloud requires a strategic shift in security for collaboration suites. The Office 365 inbox and user credentials are the #1 target for hackers. 90% of breaches start with email and the security incident orchestration, automation and response workload drains resources from the SOC team. Sharing insights from research, Michael will demonstrate the techniques attackers use to bypass Microsoft’s defenses, fool filters, and launch attacks.He will talk about how CISOs have started to adopt a continuous adaptive risk and trust assessment mindset to protect inboxes from the evolving threats including phishing, account takeover and business email compromise.Learning Objectives:1. Understand the typical attack methods specific to Microsoft Office 3652. Learn about the shared responsibility model with major vendors in relation to zero-day and known threats3. Discern between the various tools available to help address preventative protection from advanced and evolving threats