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Hunting Malicious Using DNS — by Irena Damsky

Updated: Dec 29, 2020

SINCON 2020 Conference Workshop Track

Day 1 (2 Jan 2021)


@ Workshop Room


In this workshop, we will have a closer look at passive DNS (pDNS), a powerful tool that allows historical analysis of DNS data. We will quickly recap what is DNS followed by outlining the concept and capabilities of pDNS finishing up with some concrete use cases and show how it can be applied for example when investigating phishing.

About Irena Damsky

IRENA DAMSKY is a Director of Research for Cortex XDR at Palo Alto Networks and Founder and CEO of Damsky.Tech LTD a threat intelligence research, training and consulting company. She previously established the threat intelligence group for Check Point Software and served over six years in the Israeli Intelligence Forces. She holds a BSc and MSc in Computer Science and is fluent in English, Russian, and Hebrew. Irena is a well-recognized security expert, speaker, and entrepreneur focusing on networking, malware, and data analysis.

Twitter: @DamskyIrena

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