Hacking Like LOL

Trinity Room

11:10 am - 12:10 pm

Hackers & Threats

Cyber Security Strategist - Red Team


More and more attackers are Living Off the Land (LOL). It’s important to know what tools in your network can be used to help attackers move and operate, and how this can impact you. This talk will discuss common tactics and techniques that attackers use so you can understand what’s in your network.


Living Off the Land (LOL) is a tend in security that many professionals aren’t prepared to deal with. The traditional tools like AV, HIPS, Network IPS, and proxies don’t detect normal tools doing normal things. These tools can be used to help identify malicious use of LOL techniques, but you have to know what to look for and how it works to be able to identify the normal activity vs malicious activity. This talk will give a brief introduction to some of the most popular techniques that attackers are using and enough information to be able to re-create similar attacks on your network so that you can see how they look with your tools and can work to identify this type of malicious activity.