Dr. James Stanger


Talk Title :

Peeling Back The Onion: Taking Security Onion Into Battle

Abstract :

The goal of this session is to show how Security Onion is used in various industry sectors. James Stanger will be demonstrating how Security Onion behaves, misbehaves, and is used by working professionals. James will be showing the "data exhaust" from attackers, and how defenders assemble that information to show trends. The goal is to show evidence of how working professionals use various tools, including Security Onion, to protect themselves. Far from being merely a theoretical or "hello world" presentation, James will be showing the results of how analysts work today.

Bio :

Dr. James Stanger is CompTIA’s Chief Technology Evangelist, and a recognized authority in security, information technology, analytics, and open source. He consults regularly with organizations such as the University of Cambridge, Zscaler, West Point, AstraZeneca, Target, the UK Office for Nuclear Regulation, DBS Bank, NIST, Northrop Grumman, and Dell.

An award-winning author, blogger, and educator, his writings for Linux Magazine, O’Reilly Media, McGraw-Hill, and Eselvier have been translated into over a dozen languages. He has helped design global education, certification, and badging programs in topics as diverse as security analytics, Linux administration, web development, kayaking, and British Romantic literature.

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