The Domain Name System is deceptively simple and often underutilized as a security tool. Once you start looking under the cover there is a wealth of detail that can be used as an early warning system to predict new targeted attacks. In this session Farsight Security CTO Merike Kaeo will provide a detailed look at how DNS information can be used to indicate suspicious activity and prevent attacks.
Learning Objectives: 1: Understand how DNS can be utilized as early warning system for attacks. 2: Understand how to mitigate against attacks utilizing DNS infrastructure. 3: Understand importance of DNS as a security tool.