Deconstructing Chaos: A Look at the Threat Beyond the Computer presented at SecureWorldStLouis 2020

by Daniel Stiegman,

Summary : Discussions on cyber threats typically don’t go beyond the computer system. Rarely, is the lone hacker or group and their intent come to light. In their attempt to understand cyber threats, security professionals typically grasp the minimalist understanding of “Bad Guys Do Bad Things.” Information Security Professionals sometimes lock themselves into a reactive state, and patching holes in a wall about to break.This is discussion will look beyond the computer threat, at the hacker, and what motivates them and try to create professionals who can see beyond the indicators, vulnerabilities and exploits, and find the proactive thinkers, organizations need.