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Monday, October 24 • 9:00am - 5:00pm
Attacking ICS With Python

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(Register) This 8-hour workshop will be a crash course in ICS vulnerabilities and exploitation, providing hands-on, practical training in the carrying out of attacks against various common types of ICS equipment found in the field, including an HMI, PLC and automated circuit breaker. Students will learn:
  • Common ICS terminology and system architecture, including inherent flaws and typical mistakes made in system design which should be considered when planning an attack. 
  • Modbus and Modbus/TCP architecture and functionality
  • Python modules for interacting with Modbus-based systems, and writing scripts to interrogate and attack these systems
  • Defensive methodologies and considerations in the face of how simple these attacks can be to carry out
Students should come prepared with the following equipment and knowledge: 
  • A laptop running either Virtualbox, VMWare Workstation (not Player), Parallels, or VMWare Fusion
  • An available Ethernet port on the laptop
  • Ability to read technical documents written in English
  • Experience writing basic Python scripts which incorporate modules and leverage functions and loops
  • Basic Linux command line experience, including the ability to navigate directories, and launch application
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Antonio “Johnny” Martinelli

Director of Training, GRIMM
Johnny is a predominant personality in the Information Security community and is currently the Director of Cybersecurity Training with the Grimm Security Engineering firm. He is most well-known for his work on the American TSA Master Key leaks between 2014 and 2018 and the Venmo public... Read More →
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Cole Smith

After finishing his Bachelor's in Cybersecurity at George Washington University, ColeSmith started as a Junior Cyber Physical Engineer at GRIMM. Prior to that, he spent four years in the United States Marine Corps working with field utilities as an electrician/generator mechanic... Read More →

Monday October 24, 2022 9:00am - 5:00pm EDT
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