Event RaicesCon 2024 Conference starts on Sep 27, 2024, 12:00:00 PM (America/New_York)
Elevate Your Career with Atomic Red Team - Super Crash Course
50 Minute Solo Talk
Location: Track 3 Room - 9/27/24, 5:00 PM - 9/27/24, 5:50 PM (America/New_York) (50 minutes)
Elevate Your Career with Atomic Red Team - Super Crash Course
Nathali Cano
Cybersecurity Engineer & Founder of GIA Cyber at GIA Cyber
9083164170
Nathali Cano
Cybersecurity Engineer & Founder of GIA Cyber at GIA Cyber
9083164170

Mother of an amazing tween, I bring a passion for cybersecurity engineering (detection and emulation). As the Founder of GIA Cyber, I leverage over 10 years of social work experience, emphasizing the importance of human connection and empathy in local communities as well as in the Infosec space. I also serve as a host at WiCyS Military, facilitating monthly workshops on Career Development and Thought-Provoking Discussions. My previous role as a technical recruiter at Amazon honed my understanding of the industry's needs and challenges, driving my commitment to fostering talent and innovation in the field.


Title: Elevate Your Career with Atomic Red Team - Super Crash Course
Introduction: In the competitive landscape of cybersecurity careers, possessing practical skills and hands on experience is crucial. For job seekers looking to break into the field or seasoned professionals looking to advance their careers, mastering red team skills can be a game changer. Through this course they'll also learn how to create compelling videos for recruiters and hiring managers, showcasing how to emulate a cyber attack in a matter of minutes using the open source tool, Atomic Red Team with the Invoke Framework.

Why Atomic Red Team? Atomic Red Team offers a unique opportunity for job seekers to gain practical experience in cyber threat emulation, a skill highly valued in the cybersecurity industry. By simulating real-world attack scenarios, participants can develop a deep understanding of cyber threats and defensive strategies, making them invaluable assets to prospective employers.

Course Highlights:
1. Installation and Configuration: Learn how to set up and configure Atomic Red Team, laying the foundation for hands-on learning and skill development. From installing necessary dependencies to configuring the framework, participants will gain practical experience deploying Atomic test scripts to emulate various cyber-attacks in a matter of minutes!
2. Utilizing the Invoke-Atomic Red Team Framework: Dive into the powerful capabilities of the Invoke-Atomic Red Team framework, designed to streamline the execution of attack simulations by providing a user-friendly interface and a comprehensive set of tools.
3. Understanding the MITRE Framework: Explore the MITRE framework and its significance in categorizing and combating cyber threats. Understanding the MITRE framework facilitates the deployment of attacks using Atomic Red Team by providing a structured taxonomy of adversary tactics and techniques, enabling precise emulation of real-world threats.
4. Harnessing the Pyramid of Pain: Discover the Pyramid of Pain and its relevance in Atomic Red Team in guiding the selection of effective adversary emulation.
5. Creating a Video Portfolio: Learn how to showcase your newfound skills and expertise in cybersecurity testing by creating a compelling video portfolio. A well-crafted video portfolio can significantly boost your resume, demonstrating practical experience and proficiency with the Atomic Red Team framework to potential employers.

Conclusion: By participating in the Atomic Red Team Super Crash Course, participants will not only gain valuable red team skills but also elevate their skills and resume to new heights. Whether they're looking to break into the cybersecurity field or advance their career, this crash course offers a unique opportunity to learn how to stand out to prospective employers while making the recruiting process easier.
This course originates from my workshop series on career development with WiCyS, focusing particularly on the Technical Bio and Video Portfolio module. Its core premise lies in recognizing the substantial impact of a streamlined technical video portfolio on expediting the recruiting process, examined from a recruiter's perspective. Moreover, it underscores the manifold advantages, including the acquisition of valuable offensive skills, bolstering resume efficacy, and more.


Participants will not only gain valuable red team skills but also elevate their skills and resume to new heights. Whether they're looking to break into the cybersecurity field or advance their career, this crash course offers a unique opportunity to learn how to stand out to prospective employers while making the recruiting process easier.


In this course, participants will not only be introduced to the powerful open source tool Atomic Red Team but also gain valuable insights into the recruiting process. By mastering Atomic Red Team, participants will acquire skills highly relevant for any blue or red teamer. They'll also learn how to create compelling videos for recruiters and hiring managers, showcasing how to emulate an attack in a matter of minutes. This not only streamlines the recruiting process but also supports the cybersecurity community as a whole by equipping participants with valuable skills. 




Reimagining the Future: Empowering Latino Cybersecurity Professionals


Welcome to RaicesCon24, the premier annual cybersecurity conference organized by RaicesCyber.org! Join us for an immersive and enlightening experience as we explore the latest trends, innovations, and challenges in the ever-evolving field of cybersecurity, with a special focus on the Hispanic, Latino, Latina, and LatinX community.