On-demand course

Maximizing DFIR Results with YARA, Sigma, and Belkasoft X

6 CPE credits

The course is intended for cybersecurity specialists who already have experience in DFIR and would like to extend their incident response stack with YARA and Sigma rules. You will gain insights into identifying traces of malware activity within various files using YARA, and master the art of Sigma rules to spot patterns and compromise indicators in event logs. Through practical exercises, you will learn how to craft and use YARA and Sigma rules for analyzing compromised systems in Belkasoft X.

Price: $999

What does the course include?

A free 30-day trial license for Belkasoft X for all participants

Training materials including video tutorials, pre-recorded webinars, and articles

Practical tasks

Certificates of completion and achievement (see below)

5 sections

Materials are conveniently divided into sections

8+ hours

The course can take up to a few days depending on the participant’s pace

In this training, you will learn

  • What important information can be obtained from system event logs, LNK files, and other system files
  • What Sigma and YARA rules are and how they can assist in your investigation
  • How to interpret, construct, and tune Sigma rules
  • How to read and write YARA rules and improve their efficiency
  • How to use wildcards and regular expressions in rule creation
  • How to apply Sigma and YARA rules in Belkasoft X

Certificate of achievement

  • A certificate of achievement is provided to those who complete the training with a satisfactory score
  • BONUS: Certificate recipients will get a discount on their next purchase from Belkasoft

CPE credits

  • Successful completion of the course will earn you 6 CPE credits


"I really recommend this course to all DFIR enthusiasts and practitioners and Blue Team enthusiasts. This course not only theory but you also will perform hands-on labs to get the best results of DFIR engagement."
Amalul Arifin SOC Analyst, Indonesia
"I would recommend this course for people interested in blue teaming. The course has a lot of practical aspects which I really enjoyed."
Shiva Boodoo Senior Infrastructure & Security Engineer, Trinidad and Tobago
"By providing access to such a valuable educational opportunity, Belkasoft has made a significant impact on my career trajectory."
Gianluca Masi Information Technology Security Analyst, the United Kingdom
"Belkasoft has come up with better investigation techniques, especially in threat intelligence which is very crucial and important. I really liked the training process made by the Belkasoft team and the tutorials attached along with the quiz."
Yashasv Singh Gaur Techno Commercial and Digital Forensic Analyst, India
"A quality resource for staying motivated. A must-have combination for organizations prioritizing cybersecurity and effective incident response."
Sunanjay Narain India
"This course had quite a bit more depth to it and taught me some new, interesting features of Belkasoft X that I did not expect to learn."
Matthew Plascencia FAST Infrastructure Research Director, the USA


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