Paula Januszkiewicz

Lessons From the Field: What to Do When You're Under Attack 

Forensics and Incident Handling are two constantly evolving, crucial topics in cybersecurity. In order to stay on top of the attackers, the knowledge of Individuals and Teams responsible for collecting digital evidence and handling the incidents has to be constantly enhanced and updated.

About the Masterclass

This advanced training provides the skills necessary to find, collect and preserve data in a correct manner, analyze it, and get to know as much about the incident as possible. This is an intense hands-on course covering the general approach to forensics and incident handling, network forensics, important aspects of Windows internals, memory and storage analysis, detecting indicators of compromise and a proper way of reporting.

About Paula Januszkiewicz

Paula Januszkiewicz is the Founder and CEO of CQURE Academy and CQURE, which she established back in 2008. She is also Enterprise Security MVP, honorable Microsoft Regional Director and a world-class cybersecurity expert, consulting Customers all around the world. In 2017, Paula graduated from Harvard Business School and became an alumni. She delivers keynotes and sessions at the biggest world conferences such RSA, Black Hat, Microsoft Ignite, NIC, SecTor Canada, AISA, GISEC, GITEX, LEAP, and many others. She is often a top rated speaker, including being a No. 1 Speaker at Microsoft Ignite (among 1,100 speakers at a conference with 26,000 attendees) and Black Hat Asia 2019, also RSA conference where her 2 sessions where amongst top 5 rated. Paula is known for her unique stage presence that is always well-received among diverse audiences, often gathering thousands of people!


Paula has over 19 years of experience in the cybersecurity field, performing penetration tests, architecture consulting, trainings, and seminars. Every year, she takes over 200 flights to provide cybersecurity services for CQURE’s Customers. Paula, together with her Team, also creates security awareness programs for various organizations, including awareness sessions for top management. Together with the Team, they create various security tools (CQTools) supporting penetration tests, incident response and forensics, which are shared with community. Paula is a member of the Technical Advisory Board at the Royal Bank of Scotland/Natwest. And to top it all off, she has access to the source code of Windows!