March 8 2020 – DFIR ADA

Def Con 919 Presents – March Meeting – Digital Forensics Incident Response Against the Dark Arts


Morrisville, NC
790 Ethical Hackers

DEF CON Group (DCG) for the RTP/RDU/Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area of North Carolina.  You’ll get the most out of being a member if you are able to attend in person meetings….

Check out this Meetup Group →

ALL levels of experience, skill, and interest are welcome and encouraged to join us. You do not have to be a “hacker” to attend.

Class Summary:
Ever wondered what it is like being a security analyst? Here is your chance. DC919 will be hosting an exciting 4-hour class taught by @Mr_Forensics and @S3curityN. This class will arm students with the knowledge needed to identify malicious threats and characterize their behavior.

This class is open to anyone that would like to participate or observe. If planning to participate in the hands-on learning objectives, please ensure to follow the preparation instructions below. Phishing & malicious spam attacks continue to pose a significant risk in today’s cyber threat landscape. Using forensic and malware analysis fundamentals, this class is designed to teach students how to analyze malicious downloaders, phishing emails & malicious spam.

Upon successful class completion, students will be able to:
– Build analysis skills that leverage complex scenarios and improve comprehension.
– Demonstrate an understanding of forensic fundamentals used to analyze an email.
– Use open-source information to collect and analyze threat actor data; identify indicators of compromise, and demonstrate how to pivot on that information.
– Demonstrate how to analyze a malicious downloader; to include but not limited to debugging and deobfuscation.
– Participate in a hand to keyboard combat capstone. Students will be given a malicious sample and demonstrate how to analyze.

***Downloads and Class Preparation Materials coming soon***

Sunday, March 8, 2 PM

• 2 PM Forensic Introduction
• 6 PM Open Discussion at Raleigh Times Bar

April 19 – Lightning Talks


CackalackyCon will take place May 1-3, 2020 at The Sheraton Chapel Hill.

Tickets will also be available at the door for $50.  Show your student ID at the door for a student ticket while supplies last.

Many DC919 members will be in attendance supporting the community by volunteering for villages, giving presentations, showing off side projects, or simply attending.  Be sure to let the group or Bace16 know if there’s anything you want to do or get help with for the con.

Keep an eye on the official CackalackyCon website or Twitter for more details as they announced.