CyberArk Addresses Rise of Kerberos Attacks and Privileged Account Security at Black Hat USA 2015

July 30, 2015

Newton, Mass. – July 30, 2015 – CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR), the company that protects organizations from cyber attacks that have made their way inside the network perimeter, today announced details of its presentations at Black Hat USA 2015 and the Passwords15 Crypto Track at BSides Las Vegas. The cyber security sessions will focus on the power of exploited privileged accounts, the rise of Kerberos attacks, and how to secure privileged credentials to protect the heart of the enterprise.

CyberArk is a Silver Plus sponsor at Black Hat USA 2015. At the CyberArk booth (#134), the company’s team of cyber security experts will discuss the current threat landscape and the role of the CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution.

 Who: Andrey Dulkin, senior director of Cyber Innovation, CyberArk

 What: Passwords15: “Privileges in the Real World: Securing Password Management” – This session will feature insights from a recently-conducted study on the exposure of networks to credential theft attacks and privileged accounts exploitation, and discuss mitigation techniques including the role of automation in effective privileged password management.

Black Hat 2015: “The Privileged Aspect of Kerberos Attacks” – It is known that privileged account exploitation is at the heart of targeted cyber attacks. Combining privileged accounts with attacks on the Kerberos authentication in Windows domains raises the cyber threat. This session will present research into the exposure of real-world networks to credential theft and Kerberos attacks, and discuss best practices to lower this exposure and risk.

When & Where:
Passwords15 – Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. PT at Tuscany Suites & Casino, Las Vegas
Black Hat USA 2015 – Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 3:40 p.m. PT at Business Hall Theater A, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas