Criminal Minds 401: A Glimpse into the Darkness presented at SecureWorldAtlanta 2020

by Michael Anaya,

Summary : How do our cyber adversaries think? Easy: like the rest of us. Well, with a slightly different optic. In this interactive presentation, Michael Anaya exposes the audience to some real-life FBI subject interviews and his observations of each. Michael will hone in on four critical elements (exhibited by all of his subjects) used to explain criminality. One key factor that the audience will learn is context. Understanding the context of one’s decision-making process is critical to explain their rationale and motivation.“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles.” — Sun Tzu