DDOS, SOC, SIEM

RSAC Micro Interview – Elastic & Rapid7 – Mike Nichols, Tod Beardsley – ESW #174

March 4, 2020

It is no secret that elections are under constant attack. Attacks take many shapes and forms, from dis-information to malware to denial of service, its all in play as adversaries look to disrupt enemy infrastructure. Tod Beardsley, Director of Research at Rapid 7 brings unique and insightful perspectives on this topic as he is analyzing data from scans of the entire Internet and monitoring over 250 honeypots.Mike Nichols, Head of Product at Elastic, discusses election security and their partnership with the DDC to offer 2020 campaigns free security.

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RSAC Micro Interview - Elastic & Rapid7

Hosts

[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Matt Alderman Matt Alderman - CEO[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Paul Asadoorian Paul Asadoorian - Founder & CTO[/caption]

Guests

[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Mike Nichols Mike Nichols - Head of Product, Elastic Security [/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Tod Beardsley Tod Beardsley - Director of Research [/caption]

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