It’s probably not too often that you’ll get this perspective. Star Wars was really all about information disclosure threats! You’ll want to find out more as noted presenter and author Adam Shostack references one of George Lucas’ epic sagas to deliver lessons on threat modeling. Not only was the Death Star poorly threat modeled, the politics between Darth Vader and Grand Moff Tarkin distracted incidence response after the plans were stolen.
This session provides you with proven foundations for effective threat modeling as you develop and deploy systems, and understand what works for threat modeling and how various approaches conflict or align.
Presented by Adam Shostack, Program Manager, Microsoft; author of Threat Modeling: Designing for Security. Recorded at the 60th Annual Seminar in Atlanta, Georgia, October 2, 2014.
Format: DVD; 43 minutes