Iranian Cyber Warfare and Threat Actors

Presented by

Etay Maor and Charity Wright

About this talk

Tensions escalated between the United States and Iran when the U.S. assassinated top-ranking military official, General Qasam Soleimani, in early January 2020. The likelihood of retaliatory cyberattacks from Iranian Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups against U.S. organizations is high. Now is the time to assess whether your organization is a likely target of Iranian state-sponsored cyber operations, and determine if your team is ready and trained to respond. Watch a live recording of a discussion between our Chief Security Officer Etay Maor and Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst Charity Wright about the potential ramifications of the recent tensions, and how they may impact global organizations. You’ll learn about: -Iranian cyber capabilities, tactics, targets, Indicators of Compromise (IoCs), and motivations -How to better defend against Iranian cyberattacks by identifying threats at the source -How to prepare your SOC and incident response teams to respond calmly and effectively to state-sponsored attacks

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