Defensive Security event.

Proposed sessions for this event:

  • Attack Monitoring Using Elasticsearch Logstash Kibana by Prajal
  • Attack Monitoring Using Elasticsearch Logstash Kibana by Himanshu
Note: The session details including schedule are available below.

Attack Monitoring Using Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana

Please register here AND fill the Google form whose link is provided below. Both are mandatory.


With growing trend of Big data, companies are tend to rely on high cost SIEM solutions. However, with introduction of open source and lightweight cluster management solution like ElasticSearch this has been the highlight of the year. Similarly, the log aggregation has been simplified by logstash and kibana providing a visual look to the complex data structure. This session will exactly cater to this need of having a appropriate log analysis+Detecting Intrusion+Visualizing data in a powerful interface.

Knowledge Pre-requisites:

It is nice to have the knowledge of the following before coming in for the Bachaav session:
1. Basics of bash & common linux commands.
2. Python basics

Who should attend:

This bachaav session is meant for security enthusiasts, Server DevOps and folks who want to learn monitoring and defending attacks.

Software and Hardware Pre-requisites:

  • Laptop with at least 4 GB RAM. 8 GB is ideal. More the merrier.
  • 30 GB of free Hard Disk Space.
  • Laptop should have a working wireless network card.
  • Latest Oracle Virtualbox (preferred) or VMWare Workstation or VMWare Fusion. This has to be installed.

Link to Google form:

About the Champions:

Prajal Kulkarni is a Security Researcher currently working with FlipKart. He is an active member of the null Security Community for the past 3 Years. His area of interest includes Web and mobile application security. He writes a security blog at and he is also the lead contributor at project Code Vigilant . In the past he has disclosed several vulnerabilities in core components of GLPI, BugGenie, Owncloud etc. He has also reported many security vulnerabilities to companies like Adobe, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Mozilla and is also acknowledged on their Hall of fame. He has spoken at the GraceHopper'13 security conference.

Himanshu Kumar Das is a security researcher with hands on experience in Web Application Security, Network Security and Mobile (primarily Android) Security. Himanshu is currently working with FlipKart. Himanshu enjoys to code/learn in python. Himanshu participates in CTF’s representing Team SegFault. Himanshu has won Nullcon JailBreak 2012 and had been architect for HackIM CTF since 2012.

Date Saturday May 07 2016
Chapter Bangalore
Registrations 38
Max Registrations Unlimited
Event Type Invite Only
Start Time 09:00 AM
End Time 06:00 PM

Session Schedule

Name Speaker Start Time End Time Resources
Attack Monitoring Using Elasticsearch Logstash Kibana Prajal 09:30 AM 06:00 PM
Attack Monitoring Using Elasticsearch Logstash Kibana Himanshu 09:30 AM 06:00 PM


This is an invite only event. If you are selected you will receive further information via e-mail.