Introduction to Threat Hunting Using Elastic Security in Naperville

Localhost: Introduction to Threat Hunting Using Elastic Security

Saturday April 24, 2021
11:30AM to May 1, 10:30PM CDT
Event is hosted online

Event Description

Welcome to MLH Localhost

Localhost is a great way to build your tech skills and hang out with the hacker community. If you'd like to attend the workshop all you need to do is register on this page and check the page again an hour before the event begins. You'll find the link to the Zoom as well as a bunch of resources for the workshop!

During this workshop you’ll teach participants the basics of investigating security incidents, using Elastic Security as your guide. The workshop takes participants through a fun capture-the-flag style competition while teaching the basics of security and using Elastic’s popular online Security Event & Information Management (SEIM) platform.

Requirements / Prerequisites

Participants will be required to have a computer that can connect to the Internet and meet the system requirements below.

System Requirements:

  • Ability to download files and use a command line (Terminal, PowerShell)

Basic understanding of how web apps work and how to use command line tools will be helpful but are not required.

Who can attend?

Locations have different requirements for who can attend. This location is open to the following:


The event starts on Saturday, April 24th at 11:30 AM Central Time and ends the following Saturday the 1st at 10:30 PM Central Time.

Links & Resources

Participant Slides - Elastic Security

These are the slides from the workshop. They are available on the registration page after you check in to the event.

Unlocked when checked in.

Hosted by

Varad Rasalkar

We are a non-profit organization empowering the use of technology and connectivity for all the young students during these unprecedented times. We are highly motivated to understand and combat the difficulties children who face technological barriers in a digital learning environment due to the lack of development in remote areas of the world. We bring opportunities to these children who live in underdeveloped areas of the world through education and resources.