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Threat Update 49 – SeriousSAM & Black Hat 2021

Incident Response, Threat Detection

Cybersecurity folks find themselves in a “Zero-Daze” as they get hit with another new 0-day attack, called SeriousSAM, that allows attackers to get access to the Windows Security Account Manager (SAM) file containing hashed account passwords from a system.

Join Kilian and Kyle Roth from the Varonis Incident Response team as they discuss what an attacker could do if they successfully execute this attack, as well as mitigation steps for this issue. Kyle and Kilian also discuss the Black Hat 2021 conference.

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Kilian Englert

Kilian Englert

Kilian has a background in enterprise security engineering, as well as security solution selling. Kilian is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and creates internal and public content on topics related to cyber security and technology best practices.


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