Pwning Admin Rights to Spread Ransomware: Stories from the Battlefield


May 14, 2020




1 CPE / 0.1 CEU / CISSP / 1 PDU Credits Awarded


Conference location: Online

Watch experienced incident response investigators Shane Shook, PhD – Advisor & Venture Consultant, Forgepoint Capital, and Tim Keeler, Co-founder & CEO at Remediant, as they exchange war stories stopping ransomware and lateral movement from past investigations.

They will also showcase a live demo of how state sponsored attackers steal administrator credentials to move across a network. Finally, they will also touch on why it is easy for attackers to steal admin credentials (versus exploiting vulnerabilities) to move laterally within a target’s network.

Webinar Price: $0.00 per person

Shane Shook, PhD – Advisor & Venture Consultant, Forgepoint Capital & Tim Keeler, Founder & CEO, Remediant


Tim Keeler, Founder and CEO, worked at Genentech/Roche from 2000 to 2012 and was a leader on the Security Incident Response Team. After this experience, Tim moved deeper into the Enterprise Security realm, leaving Roche in 2012 to focus on security consulting. His clients included UCSF, Genentech/Roche, Gilead Sciences and CardioDX. Tim is a GX-certified Security Incident Handler and earned his GX Security Leadership Certification (GSLC) from GIAC. Tim holds US Department of Defense Level 3 8750 IAT and 8750 IAM Management certifications; CHFI (Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator) from EC Council and a certification as a CCFE (Certified Computer Forensics Examiner) from IACRB. Tim was published in the eForensics Magazine in 2013.


Shane is a recognized veteran of information technology and security consulting. An author, trainer and expert witness in cybercrime investigations, Dr. Shook works with the team at Forgepoint Capital while also serving as an advisor to several companies in the US, UK and Japan.

Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 1 CPE credit for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.1 CEUs and 1 PDU. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC)², Inc.