c-Watch 2020: Cyber Threat Hunting and Analysis Training

A three-week intensive on cyber threat analysis and cyber threat intelligence formulation.  Students will gain foundational knowledge, tradecraft knowledge and hands-on experience with important leading edge tools for cyber threat hunting and analysis. The intensive is followed up with a one-week Capstone where students are given the opportunity to engage in a daily intelligence collection and analysis operation.  Students that meet the participation and engagement requirements are then given the opportunity to join the CrowdWatch, a cadre’ of trained cyber threat analysts performing contract services to ISACs, ISAOs, government agencies and private companies. 

Course Information

Estimated Time: Three weeks, plus a one-week capstone.

Difficulty: Intermediate


Course Instructors

Jane Ginn Jane Ginn Author
Nick Sturgeon Nick Sturgeon Author
Stephen Campbell Stephen Campbell Author
Doug DePeppe Doug DePeppe Author
Kyle Kweder Kyle Kweder Author
Ben Baran Ben Baran Author
Christopher Robinson Christopher Robinson Author

Fundamentals of Cyber Threat Hunting

The Cyber Threat Analysis Ecosystem

Forming Cyber Threat Intelligence