LAC4 0ct0b3rf35t

To foster collaboration, knowledge sharing, and the exchange of best practices in incident response, we are pleased to announce the first iteration of LAC4 0ct0b3rf35t – 1-day CSIRT community event filled with case studies, overviews of best practices and introductions of new methods in fields of incident detection, mitigation and response.

LAC4 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo

Cybersecurity incidents pose an ever-growing threat to organizations and individuals alike. In the face of this evolving landscape, effective incident response is paramount.

By bringing together professionals and experts from the Americas and Europe, we aim to address the unique challenges faced by CSIRTs and promote the development of robust incident response capabilities. This event will contribute to a safer and more secure digital environment in the region and globally.


The primary objectives of LAC4 0ct0b3rf35t are:

  • Knowledge Sharing: Facilitate the sharing of experiences, insights, and best practices in incident response among participants.
  • Networking: Provide a platform for CSIRT professionals, cybersecurity experts, and incident response practitioners to connect, collaborate, and build valuable relationships.
  • Skill Enhancement: Offer practical insights and training on incident response techniques, tools, and methodologies.
  • Awareness: Raise awareness about the importance of incident response readiness in an increasingly digital world.

Proposed Agenda

The event agenda will cover a wide range of topics related to CSIRT technical and operational development, including:

Day 3

Thursday 16 November

LAC4 0ct0b3rf35t
10:00-17:00 2 parallel tracks – 30-45 min per session,
Stagecraft Beer Hall Stellar Theatre
10:00-10:05 Welcome
10:05-10:45 Andres Elliku & Rasmus Männa (EE) Heajin Lee (KR)
10:45-11:30 Cesar Urena (Fortinet) Sille Arikas & Alexandru Ciobanu (EE & RO)
11:30-12:00 Break Break
12:30-13:00 Gersón Rosario (DR) Jiří Valtr (NÚKIB, CZ)
13:00-13:30 Declan Ingram (NZ) Baiba Kaskina (LV)
13:30-14:00 Edgar Mora y José Castillo (CR) Renato Barreto dos Santos & Marina Campos Leao (BR)
14:00-14:30 Break Break
14:30-15:15 Veronica Osorio (PA) Jorge Merchan (EC)
15:15-16:00 Cyber jeopardy Kevin Aston (UK)
16:00-16:30 Closing

Expected Outcomes:

Participants at LAC4 0ct0b3rf35t will be able to gain insights into topics related to CSIRT and incident response, including:

  • Gaining practical knowledge and skills in incident response.
  • Enhancing collaboration and networking opportunities among CSIRT professionals.
  • Insights and best practices shared among peers.
  • Increasing awareness about emerging threats and the importance of preparedness.
  • Potential partnerships and collaboration opportunities identified.
  • A pool of shared resources and contacts for ongoing support in incident response.