Meeting The Challenge of Modern Security Threats In The Cloud


Cloud adoption is the trend of the decade, and threat actors are tailoring their methods to this new attack surface. Cryptojacking is the most prevalent type of cloud attack due to the low risk and high reward for the perpetrator. But even newer technology like containers is being used for evil as attackers plant unpleasant surprises, exposing your business to potential supply chain compromise. In this Masterclass you will learn about what Sysdig’s Threat Research Team is doing and what you can do to protect yourself.

> What types of attacks are popular in the cloud and why?

> How cryptojacking works and how to avoid becoming a victim?

> What is hiding in malicious Docker images and how to protect yourself?

Michael is the Director of Threat Research at Sysdig, managing a team of experts tasked with discovering and defending against novel security threats. Michael has more than 20 years of industry experience in many different roles, including incident response, threat intelligence, offensive security research, and software development at companies like Rapid7, ThreatQuotient, and Mantech. Prior to joining Sysdig, Michael worked as a Gartner analyst, advising enterprise clients on security operations topics.

A masterclass from our CISO Summit at Syon Park, London on November 17th, 2022.