SANS Digital Forensics and Incident Response Blog

A Technical Autopsy of the Apple - FBI Debate using iPhone forensics

The technical basics of the case is that FBI is trying to compel Apple Inc. to help create a new capability installed on the suspect's iPhone that would enable with the following degraded security mechanisms: Allow the FBI to submit passcode "electronically via the physical device port" Will not wipe underlying data after 10 incorrect … Continue reading A Technical Autopsy of the Apple - FBI Debate using iPhone forensics


SANS #ThreatHuntingSummit Valentine Twitter Contest

Love is in the air and we at SANS DFIR want to celebrate February, the month of love and friendship. To show how much we care about our follower friends, we have created the #ThreatHuntingSummit Twitter contest. This contest comes with a fantastic prize, check it out! On April 12th through 19th, SANS along with … Continue reading SANS #ThreatHuntingSummit Valentine Twitter Contest


SANS third annual incident response survey is now online

The third annual SANS survey on incident response is now online. This survey will help us look at the continuing evolution of incident response, how tactics and tools have changed in the last three years and how security professionals are dealing with increasing numbers and kinds of attacks. If you are a professional working with … Continue reading SANS third annual incident response survey is now online


Threat Hunting & Incident Response Summit Social Media Ambassadors

The SANS Summit team is looking for #ThreatHuntingSummit social media ambassadors! What is a social media ambassador? Someone who is a social media influencer in the DFIR and Threat Hunting space. We are looking for those rock stars who take this upcoming training very seriously but at the same time we want to show why … Continue reading Threat Hunting & Incident Response Summit Social Media Ambassadors


SANS CTI Summit & Training Twitter Contest

We're delighted to announce a Twitter-based contest here with a fantastic prize. And, participating in this one is really easy. Check it out. On February 3rd through 10th, SANS will be running our fourth annual Cyber Threat Intelligence Summit & Training (https://www.sans.org/event/cyber-threat-intelligence-summit-2016) in Alexandria, VA. This event will focus on enabling organizations to build effective … Continue reading SANS CTI Summit & Training Twitter Contest