2021 LACNIC 36 FIRST Virtual Symposium Latin America and Caribbean

  • 2021 LACNIC 36 FIRST Virtual Symposium Latin America and Caribbean

FIRST Virtual Symposium Latin America and Caribbean

October 14-15, 2021 | 14:00 to 21:00 UTC Daily - Zoom Webinar

The FIRST Virtual Symposium for Latin America and Caribbean Regions will be held online on October 14-15, 2021, co-located with LACNIC 36 and co-hosted by CERT.br – NIC.br. October 14 will host the plenary with trainings being held on October 15th.

Attendees are expected to be comprised of FIRST members, CSIRTs from the Latin American and Caribbean Region that are not members yet, plus network operators and security professionals from the LAC region.

There is no fee to participate.

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Program Overview

Thursday, October 14th

FIRST Symposium Plenary Sessions
14:00 – 14:05

Opening Remarks

14:05 – 14:30

Shadowserver Services and Activities in the Latin America and Caribbean Region

Piotr Kijewski (Shadowserver, PL)

14:30 – 14:55

The Closed Resolver Project: Measuring the Deployment of Source Address Validation of Inbound Traffic and Notifications

Dr. Maciej Korczynski (Grenoble Alpes University, FR)

15:05 – 15:30

Presentación del CSIRTNQN (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

MSc V. Figueroa, Seguridad de la Información (Neuquén Gov, AR)

15:30 – 15:55

Estudio de Protocolos Que Permiten Ataques DDoS en la Región LAC (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

Guillermo Pereyra (CSIRT LACNIC, UY); N. Macia y P. Venosa (CERT UNLP, AR)

15:55 – 17:00


17:00 – 17:25

An Exclusive Botnet Threat Update, Live with Spamhaus

Fabricio Pessoa (Spamhaus, BR); Matthew Stith (Spamhaus)

17:25 – 17:50

Sharing Information When Your World is on Fire

Margrete Raaum (KraftCERT – KraftCERT/InfraCERT - Norwegian ICS, NO)

17:50 – 18:05


18:05 – 18:30

Experiencias y Resultados de la Red de Sensores IoT @LAC (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

Ing. Paul F. Bernal B., MSc. (CSIRT CEDIA, EC)

18:30 – 18:55

Phishers Meets Devops (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

Iván Hernández (CSIRT CSIETE, CO)

18:55 – 19:05


19:05 – 19:30

Standardizing Incident Handling and Response with ISO27035 (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

Pablo Barrera (ES Consulting, GT)

19:30 – 19:55

Aplicando Mejora Contínua en el Proceso de Gestión de Incidentes de Nuestro CSIRT (Presented in Spanish; Translation Available)

Nicolás Macia, Paula Venosa (CERT UNLP, AR)

Friday, October 15th

FIRST Symposium Training
14:00 – 17:00

SIM3 Modelo de madurez de CSIRTs (held in Spanish only)

Ernesto Pérez Estévez, Ing. Paul F. Bernal B., MSc. (CSIRT CEDIA, EC)