A Hands-on course on Malware Hunt

Demystifying the invisible threats

Saurabh Sharma, Sr Security Researcher, Kaspersky Labs

This hands-on course will be offered in three parts at IIT Bombay (in-person mode only). There are no fees; however; registration is mandatory.

Module 1: Dynamic Analysis: Demystifying the Behaviour of Malware (contents)
(August 12-13, 2023; Venue: TBA; Registration: Open)
Time: 10:30 to 12:30 and 14:30 to 16:30 on both days.
Venue will be communicated via email to registered participants by Aug 11

Module 2: Static Analysis: Demystifying the Code of Malware (contents)
(Tentatively in October 2023)

Module 3: Exploring Signature-Based Intrusion Detection: YARA and Snort (contents)
(Tentatively in December 2023)

The first Module is open to all. Whereas, Module 2 & 3 are open for those participants who satisfy the prerequisites (assignments from Module 1 and other homework).

The participants who successfully complete all three modules will get a “Certificate of Completion“.

About the instructor: Saurabh Sharma is a senior security researcher at the Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) in Kaspersky. He contributes to the GReAT team’s mission by helping to investigate the most active and advanced threat actors, targeted attacks, attacker tools, and more. Saurabh’s professional passions include reverse engineering malware, as well as uncovering, tracking, and analyzing APT campaigns, and providing technical reports. Saurabh has previously spoken at various international infosec conferences in India and abroad.