Decoding Cyber Threats: Translating Binary into Industry Impact

Event details:

Monday, March 25, 2024
11:00 AM PT / 2:00 PM ET

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin

Sean McSpaden, Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government (Moderator)

About this talk:

The crucial distinction between a minor cyber incident and a major organizational disruption often gets lost in translation. Technical practitioners focus on technology, while agency leaders prioritize industry value and reputation, but in critical moments, mutual understanding is paramount.

Join Government Technology and Adlumin for a live webinar where our panel of experts will explore what effective leadership looks like during a cyber crisis.

Cybersecurity expert and author Mark Sangster will draw on lessons from actual ransomware incidents to construct a Cyber Rosetta Stone, facilitating communication to avert cyber disasters.

You’ll Learn:

  • The best practices for maintaining sound decision-making during an active cyber crisis
  • How to navigate the interpersonal side of cyber attacks – like human biases, office politics and perceived personal fears
  • Practical knowledge of building a comprehensive incident response strategy


The Balancing Act: Security vs. Budget in Community Banking

Event details:

On-Demand Webinar

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Charles Potts, Executive Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer, ICBA Innovation

About this talk:

Community banks are the lifeblood of local economies, but they often face unique challenges, especially when it comes to juggling extensive compliance regulations with limited resources. Spend 15 minutes with Adlumin’s Vice President, Chief of Strategy, Mark Sangster, and Executive Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer, ICBA Innovation, Charles Potts, to gain the knowledge and tools to protect your bank and your community!


Industry Tip Tuesday: Threat Hunting and Legal Firms

Event details:

Tuesday, January 31, 2024

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research

About this talk:

In the latest Industry Tip Tuesday session, Adlumin’s Mark Sangster, Vice President, Chief of Strategy, and Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research, review Adlumin’s latest Threat Insights report just for the legal industry and highlight what you need to know. Spend 15 minutes learning effective strategies that provide you with the knowledge and tools to protect your legal organization.


Watch a Live EvilGinx Demonstration to See How Cybercriminals Bypass MFA

Event details:

Thursday, March 21, 2024
1:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research

About this talk:

Cybersecurity professionals preach the power of multi-factor authentication (MFA), but what happens when a cybercriminal goes around it?

Join Adlumin’s Mark Sangster and Kevin O’Connor as they demonstrate MFA bypass techniques using EvilGinx 3. In this webinar, you’ll also see how attackers can leverage hijacked session cookies and EvilGinx phishlets to compromise user accounts and access. The pair will also dive into how to combat these attacks, along with the benefits of a fully visible network for cybersecurity.




How to use Network Visibility in Your Cybersecurity Strategy

Don’t Let a “Black Hole of Visibility” Form in Your Network

Event details:

Thursday, February 15, 2024
1:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin

About this talk:

As organizations grow in size and complexity, their internal networks often become a “black hole” in terms of visibility. To keep these networks secure, this visibility needs to be managed, but time and budget seldom allow IT and cybersecurity professionals to gain actionable insights. Join Adlumin’s Vice President, Chief of Strategy, Mark Sangster as he demystifies network visibility and provides valuable takeaways you can implement today to mature your cybersecurity posture.

During the session, you’ll learn how to grow your cybersecurity program by learning how to:

  • Why going beyond Endpoint Security and basic integrations is critical for network integrity
  • How to empower your team with automation and AI to defend against ransomware and other cyberattacks
  • How to simplify cyber-threat visibility to make it accessible for SMBs


Revolutionizing Cybersecurity: The AI Advantage

Event details:

Thursday, January 18, 2024
1:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin

About this talk:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) isn’t new, but learning how we can harness it is constantly evolving. Explore the cybersecurity transformation with our upcoming webinar, where we uncover the adoption of AI in cybersecurity products. Hear how security providers embrace AI to fortify their defenses and elevate analyst capabilities.

During the session, you’ll learn how to grow your cybersecurity program by learning how to:

  • How the surge in machine learning usage is reshaping cybersecurity
  • Ways to incorporate AI across detection, investigation, and incident response strategies
  • Why the incorporation of a human element is still required when applying AI

As a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you the Winter Threat Report. Additionally – one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.


Your Recipe for the Perfect MDR Cybersecurity Strategy

Event details:

Thursday, November 16, 2023
1:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Join Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
John Bruggeman, Consulting CISO

About this webinar:

Managing a cybersecurity program in the mid-market is as challenging as trying to cook Thanksgiving dinner all by yourself. Carving the turkey while mashing the potatoes and roasting the brussels sprouts is impossible to do at the same time. Imagine if you had an extra set of hands or two to consolidate and automate tasks. Join Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin, and John Bruggeman, Consulting CISO, as they break down the perfect recipe for advanced technologies in support of detection and response. The pair will cover:
  • The benefits of a Managed Detection and Response solution
  • Adding threat intelligence to your security strategy
  • Ransomware threats and how to combat them
  • Keeping incident response in your back pocket

As a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you Three Critical Elements for the Perfect Security Operations Mix White Paper! Additionally – one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.



Protecting Education: Addressing the Escalating Cyber Challenges

Event details:

Thursday, November 9, 2023
12:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Adlumin VP of Strategy, Moderator
Coree Kelly, Regional Information Security Officer, High Desert ESD

About this webinar:

In an era of escalating cyber threats making headlines, it’s paramount for educational institutions to fortify their defenses. By reducing vulnerabilities and improving their ability to detect suspicious activities, these institutions can mitigate the risk of devastating cyberattacks.
Join us for an enlightening discussion featuring cybersecurity expert Mark Sangster, Adlumin’s Chief of Strategy, and Coree Kelly, Regional Information Security Officer of High Desert Education School District. Together, they will take you beyond the news stories and deep into the ever-evolving landscape of cyber threats.
This discussion will cover:
  • Emerging trends in cyberattacks.
  • A clear and actionable 5-step process for assessing risks and safeguarding investments against disruptive cyberattacks.
  • The five critical questions to consider when evaluating an investment manager or fund.

Join us as we equip educational institutions with the knowledge and tools needed to protect their future against cyber threats.



Naughty List Review: Counting Down the Top 10 Cybersecurity Incidents of 2023

Event details:

Thursday, December 21, 2023
1:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research at Adlumin

About this talk:

How expansive is the 2023 security naughty list? Join cybersecurity expert and vice president Mark Sangster and director of threat research Kevin O’Connor as they countdown the top cybersecurity events of 2023, including the PowerDrop vulnerability discovered by Adlumin’s threat research team, and Playcrypt Ransomware Gang.

During the session, you’ll learn how to grow your cybersecurity program by learning how to:

  • Lessons learned about PlayCrypt Ransomware Gang (definitely on the naughty list)
  • How Adlumin discovered and remediated PowerDrop
  • How to give a boost to your EDR and NGAV

As a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you the Winter Threat Report. Additionally – one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.


Public Sector Best Practices for Strong Cybersecurity

Event details:

Thursday, November 2, 2023
12:00 PM EST

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Deb Snyder, Senior Fellow at Center for Digital Government (Moderator)

About this webinar:

A cybersecurity journey is not a sprint – it’s a marathon filled with obstacles set up by cybercriminals angling to extort your organization. Just like preparing for a marathon, there are small changes participants make when training that you, a public sector cybersecurity professional, can draw on to strengthen your agency’s cybersecurity program.

Join Government Technology and Adlumin for a 30-minute webinar on November 2, 2023, at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET to explore the changes your agency can make to improve your security posture.

You’ll learn:

  • The top five best practices for a robust cybersecurity program
  • Cybersecurity tactics your agency can implement today
  • What a Security Operations Center (SOC) is and how utilizing one improves threat response times