Sessions

Training Classes at MPOWER 2019

OpenDXL Automation Training & Code Camp Training: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

TITLE: OpenDXL Automation Training & Code Camp Training

ABSTRACT:
Arrive a day early and broaden your McAfee solution expertise by adding OpenDXL code camp training to your MPOWER experience. In this hands-on workshop led by technical experts and community members, you will gain the knowledge and understanding to leverage existing integrations and to create OpenDXL orchestration flows, service wrappers, and clients to support your OpenDXL initiatives. This workshop will be a hands-on walkthrough of creating an OpenDXL Fabric, orchestrating existing tools using OpenDXL Node Red connectors, and developing code/scripts to integrate with OpenDXL, such as those featured at www.OpenDXL.com.

This workshop will be very hands-on, and will involve implementing code/scripts to integrate with OpenDXL, such as those featured at www.OpenDXL.com. By attending this course, you will leave with:

  • An understanding of the concepts and possibilities of what can be done with OpenDXL with knowledge of how to implement and modify services & flows created by others
  • Experience integrating with McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange (TIE), McAfee Active Response (MAR), and 3rd party security tools
  • A strong OpenDXL foundation to build on as you interact with the community and best practices for building your own enhancements

ATTENDEE REQUIREMENTS:
Session participants should come with a desire to learn the fundamentals of working with OpenDXL and how leveraging OpenDXL can simplify the process of automating interactions between several products. Basic scripting skills are required for configuring and modifying flows. Please note that students are responsible for bringing their own laptop to class to access the lab materials.

SPEAKERS & INSTRUCTORS:
Ted McDonald – Software Engineer – DXL & OpenDXL Founder, McAfee
Viji Krishnaprasad – Software Engineer – DXL & OpenDXL Founder, McAfee

Seating is limited - Pre-registration required.
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Defend the Flag - Thinking Red, Acting Blue Competition: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

TITLE: Thinking Red, Acting Blue – Defending Your Organization Through Adversary Emulation with McAfee ATR and the SecOps Team

ABSTRACT:
Join the McAfee ATR and the SecOps Engineering team in the very first Defend the Flag (DTF) competition debuting at MPOWER 2019. In this 2 part session, you’ll have a chance to learn the Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs) of advanced adversaries like APT29 from the hand of our world-known ATR researchers and red teamers, followed by a practical session delivered by our top security engineers and blue teamers on what are the key winning techniques you can implement with McAfee Endpoint and SecOps products to implement effective security architectures and controls.

In the second part of this session, you’ll form and join a blue team (up to 5 participants) and compete in our new Defend the Flag (DFT) game, a hands-on interactive exercise, to defend an organization against a real-world adversary like APT29. Through simulated attacks and scenarios based on the MITRE ATT&CK framework, the participants will leverage a combination of McAfee solutions and best of breed open source tools to prevent, detect, triage, investigate and hunt for the presence of the adversary. Players will practice their security skills through a series of questions and challenges of varied difficulty, from basic to advanced, and earn points in our interactive scoreboard for prizes, unique swagger and bragging rights.

Anyone can participate and learn! SOC managers, analysts, incident responders, and other general security practitioners are encouraged to join us in this fun DTF designed to accommodate all levels of expertise: from the junior analyst to the expert one.

Join us for a FULL day on Monday, September 30 (9:00AM - 5:30PM) and compete to the be winner of the 1st ever McAfee MPOWER Defend the Flag!

ATTENDEE REQUIREMENTS:

  • General security knowledge, including working knowledge of security tools and investigations
  • Laptop computer equipped with WIFI - Laptops will not be provided

SPEAKERS & INSTRUCTORS:
Ismael Valenzuela – Sr. Principal Engineer at McAfee, SANS Certified Instructor and Author, GSE #132
Cedric Cochin – Sr. Principal Engineer at McAfee
Marc Rivero – Threat Researcher, McAfee ATR Team
Eamonn Ryan – Red Team Researcher, McAfee ATR Team
Marcos Oviedo – Software Architect, McAfee ENS Team
Hector Juarez – Sr. Security Engineer, McAfee SecOps Team
Leandro Pineda – Software Engineer, McAfee SecOps Team

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Training - MVISION CLOUD for MPOWER

Description: This training will introduce McAfee MVISION Cloud. Topics covered will include the security concepts and practices required to ensure protection of a corporate environments from data loss in the cloud and protection from shadow it. The presentation will provide a walkthrough of a company’s cloud journey which will discuss the steps to establishing a secure cloud environment. The critical terms and architecture used in an MVISION Cloud implementation will be discussed. Finally, practical use cases showing the application of the MVISION Cloud in a customer environment using Microsoft Office 365 will be provided. Use cases and hands on activities using MVISION Cloud and Office 365 will be covered for Data Loss Prevention, Access control, email and activity monitoring (Shadow iT), and threat protection. This session is intended to last 4 hours.

Time slots for MVISION CLOUD

Tuesday, October 18:00 am - 12:00 pm (4 hours)
Tuesday, October 11:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
Wednesday, October 21:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
Thursday, October 31:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
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Training - MVISION ePO for MPOWER

Description: The McAfee® MVISION ePO Overview course from Education Services provides attendees with basic knowledge to support McAfee MVISION ePolicy Orchestrator (MVISION ePO) software. In addition, students will learn the benefits of running MVISION ePO in their environment, basic configuration and best practice information, as well as Protection Workspace functionality. This course combines lectures and practical lab exercises, with hands-on interaction with the MVISION ePO user interface This course is approximately four hours in length.

Time slots for MVISION ePO

Tuesday, October 18:00 am - 12:00 pm (4 hours)
Tuesday, October 11:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
Wednesday, October 21:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
Thursday, October 31:00 pm - 5:00 pm (4 hours)
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MVISION Training Classes at MPOWER 2019

Join us during MPOWER for MVISION training classes now included free with your registration. New this year, training classes will run during MPOWER October 1-3. These classes are available to customers and can be added to your schedule during registration. Seating is limited, and available on a first come, first serve basis. We will be providing Certificates of Completion to each attendee. Attendees can use this to submit for Continuing Education Units(CEUs/CPEs) with their respective certification vendor such as ISC2, CompTIA etc.

* Amount of units may vary by certifying body.

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