DNS abuse: Tools and methods for investigations

NIC in cooperation with CERT.LV and ICANN (on the 13. of November 2017) organizes a workshop “DNS abuse: Tools and methods for investigations”.

This workshop exposes agents to strategies, techniques and tools that information security professionals use to identify abuses of the Domain Name System (DNS), malicious registrations of domain names, addresses or hosting. Through a combination of lecture and demonstration, attendees will learn how to collect information that will be needed to further investigate criminal or malicious activity.

Registration open till 3.11. Please note that the number of seats are limited! Register by writing to kursi@nic.lv, when registering please indicate your name, surname and the organization you represent.

Instructor: Carlos Alvarez, SSR Technical Engagement Director, ICANN.

Training will be held at the Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Latvia, Raina bulv. 29, Riga:


9:00 Registration & coffee break
9:30 – 12:00 DNS abuse workshop
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 DNS abuse workshop
15:00 – 15:20 coffee break
15:20 – 17:00 DNS abuse workshop