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Keeping Up With the Changing Cybersecurity Landscape using Magnet IGNITE and YARA Rules

With the changing landscape of cybersecurity threats targeting business, DFIR teams need to be equipped to quickly assess an incident and determine the required course of action. Magnet IGNITE is a versatile cloud-based compromise assessment tool which has recently been updated with the ability to perform live scans using YARA rules to help identify the latest threats. 

In this webinar, Magnet Forensics’ Doug Metz and Michael Nelson of CYBIR discuss some of the latest Cyberthreat trends they have observed as well as how Magnet IGNITE with YARA rules can be used to address a range of persistent and emerging applications. The webinar will also include a real-world application of Magnet IGNITE with YARA rules using a proxy shell exploit investigation previously conducted by CYBIR.


Michael Nelson is the Managing Partner of CYBIR is a cybersecurity, a digital forensics & incident response consulting firm serving clients across the United States.

Doug Metz is a Professional Services Consultant with Magnet Forensics. Prior to joining Magnet Forensics, Doug served as Global Incident Response Manager for a Fortune 200 company, managing a global team of analysts and the Security Operations Center


After viewing this webinar, you can download a certificate of completion from the event console. 

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