Jibran Ilyas

Consulting Leader at Mandiant

DATE: Wednesday, 12 July
TIME: 9:30-10:30 A.M. CET
CPEs: 1.4

Use of Artificial Intelligence for Cyber Defense

Jibran Ilyas is a Consulting Leader at Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud). He has investigated some of the world’s largest breaches in the financial, healthcare, technology, and defense sectors. This included working closely with law enforcement agencies to track and ultimately arrest major threat actor groups.

As a thought leader, Jibran has presented on the topics of digital forensics, cybercrime and nation state attacks at several global security conferences including DEFCON, Black Hat USA, RSA Conference, Thotcon, and SOURCE Barcelona.

For his talk at RSA 2024, he won the “Top 20 Talks” award. He is currently an adjunct professor at Northwestern University for their Digital Forensics and Incident Response course. In 2017, Jibran was honored as Crain’s 40 under 40 for his contributions to cybersecurity.

Use of Artificial Intelligence for Cyber Defense

This talk will go over visualization of a cyber attack and then discuss how recent advances in artificial intelligence address the challenges of cyber defense. The talk will contain demos of several phases of a disruptive attack and then discuss detection opportunities with the help of AI so that the attacker can be intercepted before they complete their mission.