FIRST Symposium - LACNIC


Tuesday 1 / 7 Room / 09.00 - 17.30
Start time Session
08:00 Registration Limited seats
09:00 TRAINING: FIRST CSIRT Basic Course, Maarten Van Horenbeeck
The goal of the basic course is to give an introduction into the operation of a CSIRT. It consists of the following six modules:
1. CSIRT Fundamentals
2. Starting with a CSIRT
3. CSIRT Operation
4. Working with Information Sources
5. Incident Coordination
6. CSIRT Performance Measurement


Wednesday 2 / 7 Room / 08.00 - 11.00
Start time Session
08:00 Registration
09:00 Opening Remarks
09:10 FIRST: Where will we go next?
Maarten Van Horenbeeck, Member of the FIRST Board of Directors
09:50 Security Implications of IPv4 Exhaustion and IPv6 Early Deployment
Carlos Martínez, LACNIC, UY
10:20 Spamhaus Labs Botnet Threat Report – IoT & Fraud driving global C&C growthC
Luciano Minuchin, Simon Forster
Wednesday 2 / 7 Room / 11.30 - 13.00
11:30 How Computer Incident Response teams use Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) to ensure they keep up with the miscreants
Gavin Reid – Recorded Future, Jeff Bollinger - US CSIRT/SOC Cisco, US
12:15 SecurityBot: Orchestration and Automation for the real world
Andre Borges – Banco Fibra, BR
Wednesday 2 / 7 Room / 14.00 - 16.00
14:00 Caching DNS as a tool for sanitizing access to the Internet
Paul Bernal, CSIRT CEDIA, EC
14:40 National CSIRT incident response challenges: automation, orchestration and information sharing
Javier Berciano – INCIBE, ES
15:20 Lessons from Defending The Indefensible
Guilherme Alencar, CLOUDFARE, US
Wednesday 2 / 7 Room / 16.30 - 17.50
16:30 Title: Horus - The benefits of an Early Warning System in the Brazilian academic network
Yuri Alexandro
17:10 Teams´ Updates
17:40 Closing Remarks

The FIRST Regional Conference is organized jointly with LACNIC and co-hosted by The first day will be devoted to training (limited seats). On the second day, a plenary session will be held on topics relating to Computer Security Incident Handling.

As this is a special activity, an additional fee will apply.

Register here