ISSA Monthly Meetings

Monthly Meeting - April 24, 2017

Proactive Security: Building A Successful Threat Hunting Program


Presenter: Chris Randle



Understanding the key components necessary to build a successful threat hunting program starts with visibility, the appropriate tools and automation. Skilled, experienced analysts, engineers and incident responders with analytical minds who can apply concepts and approaches to a variety of different toolsets are also instrumental to the process. Join Raytheon Foreground Security as we describe and discuss some of the most common challenges, recommended best practices, and focus areas for achieving an effective threat hunting capability based on lessons learned over the past 15 years.


Chris Randle is currently a Principal Solutions Architect for Raytheon Foreground Security and has over 15 years of information security and leadership experience. In this role, Mr. Randle is a trusted advisor on large and complex integrated information security projects. He is responsible for supporting Raytheon Foreground's sales team and bringing the best value to services presented to customers. Additionally, Mr. Randle focuses his skills and experience on understanding customers' industries, business environments and information security needs to tailor the most appropriate solutions. He holds a MIS/CS degree from the University of Alabama, a MBA from Webster University as well as CISSP, CISA, CISM and CRISC certifications.


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