Cybersecurity@CSAIL Workshop | APT Cyber Attacks in Ukraine

Speaker: Oleksii Yasynskyi and Oleksii Baranovskyi , ISSP Labs

Date: Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM Note: all times are in the Eastern Time Zone

Public: Yes

Location: Star Conference Room, 32-D463

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Contact: Jessica Gibson, gibson@csail.mit.edu

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Reminder Subject: TALK: Cybersecurity@CSAIL Workshop | APT Cyber Attacks in Ukraine

The team of leading cybersecurity experts from Ukraine will discuss the issues related to the series of APT cyber attacks on Ukrainian critical infrastructure, media, financial institutions and government that took place in 2015 and 2016 and resulted in power cuts, blackouts, and other serious consequences.

These attacks have been investigated by ISSP Labs - cyber forensics, threat intelligence and cyber research center of international cybersecurity company Information Systems Security Partners (ISSP Group) with headquarters in Kyiv.

Oleksii Yasynskyi, a principal researcher and Head of ISSP Labs and Oleksii Baranovskyi, researcher at ISSP Labs and Dean of Kyiv Cyber Academy will present key findings from these investigations, show how the attacks were planned and executed, and will discuss why these attacks were not detected by the most modern cybersecurity technologies like malware sandboxes, IPS, AV etc., and what we should do about it in order to enhance our cybersecurity capabilities.

Topics covered include:

First responder in cyber security investigation process (logs and artefacts gathering)

Artefact analysis (YARA)

Logs analysis (LogParser etc.)

Hacking tools trace and indicators

Malware analysis (VBA scripts, PE files)

Investigation process visualization and analysis

Reconnaissance stage technics

Lecturers:
Oleksii Yasynskyi, Principal Researcher and Head of ISSP Labs

Oleksii Baranovskyi, Ph.D., Dean of Kyiv Cyber Academy

Introduction and afterword:

Oleg Derevianko, Ph.D., Co-founder and Chairman of the Board, ISSP Group

Roman Sologub, Co-founder and CEO, ISSP Group

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