17 Jan Dragos Announces New 5-Day, Hands-On Industrial Control Systems Cybersecurity Course on Assessing, Monitoring and Hunting Industrial Threats
PRNewswire | January 17, 2018
In-depth ICS cybersecurity training, hands-on labs, and immersion into real-word ICS scenarios taught by Dragos’ team of ICS cybersecurity experts
HANOVER, Md., Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Industrial control systems (ICS) cybersecurity company Dragos, Inc. announced today the addition of a new, 5-day ICS cybersecurity course: “Assessing, Monitoring, and Hunting ICS Threats.” The course is hosted at Dragos’ state-of-the-art training center in Hanover, Maryland and is aimed to help information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) security professionals increase their industrial cybersecurity best practices expertise, expand their knowledge of industrial environments, and more effectively secure their environments. The course also leverages the team’s software technology, the Dragos Platform, to better enable customers and introduce them to complex environments and attacks outside of those they might face at their own organizations.
“Assessing, Monitoring, and Hunting ICS Threats” offers students:
- 5 days of in-depth training on ICS basics, best practices, environment assessments, threat hunting, and industrial network monitoring
- Access to ICS cyber ranges and individual training stations equipped with control system kits
- Immersion into real-world ICS scenarios through various hands-on labs and exercises
- Instruction from Dragos’ team of ICS experts and practitioners who have boots-on-the-ground experience securing industrial control systems and surrounding infrastructure
“The industrial community faces shortages of both the talent and technology required to keep pace with threats and the methods they use,” said Robert M. Lee, Dragos CEO and Founder. “Dragos training classes are a key element of Dragos’ response to these challenges and just one of the ways we transfer our team members’ knowledge and experience as ICS defenders back into the community.”
Dragos applies expert human intelligence and threat behavioral analytics to redefine industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity. Its industry-first, ICS cybersecurity ecosystem provides industrial security practitioners with unprecedented situational awareness over their environments, with comprehensive threat intelligence, detection, and response capabilities. Dragos’ solutions include the Dragos Platform, software providing ICS-specific asset discovery, threat detection, and response capabilities; Dragos Threat Operations Center, providing ICS threat hunting, incident response services, and ICS cybersecurity training; and Dragos ICS WorldView, providing global, ICS-specific threat intelligence in the form of weekly reports. Headquartered in metropolitan Washington DC, Dragos’ team of ICS cybersecurity experts are practitioners who’ve lived the problems the industry faces hailing from across the U.S. Intelligence Community to private sector industrial companies. For more information, please visit dragos.com.