A Hacker Explains: How Attackers Get Elevated Permissions

About the Webinar

Often, to inflict damage on critical systems or steal the data they want, hackers need administrative-level access. Gaining those permissions is not a simple task, since most operating systems now have built-in protections against privilege escalation. But many attackers do succeed.

Watch our recorded webinar and discover:

  • Top methods that attackers use to escalate their privileges
  • How to defend against these techniques
  • How you can quickly identify and investigate privilege escalation


Jeff Melnick avatar
Jeff Melnick, Solutions engineer
Liam Cleary avatar
Liam Cleary, Microsoft MVP and MCT