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Incident Response with Threat Intelligence

By : Roberto Martinez
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Incident Response with Threat Intelligence

By: Roberto Martinez

Overview of this book

With constantly evolving cyber threats, developing a cybersecurity incident response capability to identify and contain threats is indispensable for any organization regardless of its size. This book covers theoretical concepts and a variety of real-life scenarios that will help you to apply these concepts within your organization. Starting with the basics of incident response, the book introduces you to professional practices and advanced concepts for integrating threat hunting and threat intelligence procedures in the identification, contention, and eradication stages of the incident response cycle. As you progress through the chapters, you'll cover the different aspects of developing an incident response program. You'll learn the implementation and use of platforms such as TheHive and ELK and tools for evidence collection such as Velociraptor and KAPE before getting to grips with the integration of frameworks such as Cyber Kill Chain and MITRE ATT&CK for analysis and investigation. You'll also explore methodologies and tools for cyber threat hunting with Sigma and YARA rules. By the end of this book, you'll have learned everything you need to respond to cybersecurity incidents using threat intelligence.
Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Section 1: The Fundamentals of Incident Response
Section 2: Getting to Know the Adversaries
Section 3: Designing and Implementing Incident Response in Organizations
Section 4: Improving Threat Detection in Incident Response

Section 1: The Fundamentals of Incident Response

This first part of the book introduces you to the different angles of the cyber threat landscape and how they affect organizations of all sizes, as well as individuals. It also addresses the basic concepts of digital forensics and incident response, and you will learn some of the first response procedures to follow when a cybersecurity incident occurs.

This section comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Threat Landscape and Cybersecurity Incidents
  • Chapter 2, Concepts of Digital Forensics and Incident Response
  • Chapter 3, Basics of the Incident Response and Triage Procedures
  • Chapter 4, Applying First Response Procedures