Bahaa Othman

SOC Consultant at Group-IB, Egypt

Session Title: SOCTrends: New Approaches and Techniques for SOC Management

As cyber threats continue to evolve, Security Operations Centers (SOCs) are under increasing pressure to stay ahead of the curve. This session will explore the latest trends for managing SOC in today's threat landscape. We will discuss the following:
- Strategies for managing the high turnover of cyber security analysts
- What is the Full Stack Analyst
- Should I structure the team into D&R instead of Lx usual approach
- When and how to build my TI&H Unit inside my SOC
- Operationalizing MITRE Framework for SOC and other Security Teams
- How Red and Blue teams can work together to produce the Purple color
- How SOC can handle Cyber Fraud
- Advanced SOC Capabilities that are introduced by Central Bank of Egypt Regulations
- Other Countries regulatory requirements for Advanced SOC Capabilities
- SOC Continuous evaluation and improvement, SOC Maturity Checks
- Solving the challenges for Special Industries SOCs, like Telecom SOC, OT SOC

Bahaa has about 20 years of experience in different Cybersecurity Domains, he was the CISO for 3 different organizations, also he has experience working in different environments with different natures, government, regulatory, national and international organizations. Currently he is specialized in SOC domain in one of the biggest Security Services Companies. He is a frequent speaker in many cybersecurity conferences alongside many activities and initiatives in the Security industry, He has a BSc. in Computer Engineering and a graduate from ITI Cyber Security first intake ever.