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Modernizing Detection and Response with XDR in the Cloud Computing Era

  • Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:30 PM EDT (2020-10-21 19:30:00 UTC)
  • Anoop Kartha, Mukesh Singh, John Pescatore


  • Confluera

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Detection and response is hard enough--but with an ever expanding attack surface SOC teams have been stretched like never before. What should security teams do? In this webinar, we'll explore:

-The evolution of detection and response from endpoint to cloud and the rise of XDR.

-The essential elements of XDR

-Common attacks affecting modern data centers and how to defend

Speaker Bios

Anoop Kartha

Anoop is a Systems Engineer at Confluera with more than 15 years of experience in risk management, compliance and privacy. In addition, Anoop is a father, runner, music fanatic and loves trekking, trailing and pretending to meditate. 

Mukesh Singh

Mukesh is a 20+ year veteran of the cybersecurity industry. Mukesh started his career of as a customer engineer and worked his way up through systems engineering, product management, sales and now runs sales at Confluera. Mukesh is passionate about Formula1 racing, golf, travel and family.

John Pescatore

John Pescatore joined SANS as director of emerging security trends in January 2013 after more than 13 years as lead security analyst for Gartner, running consulting groups at Trusted Information Systems and Entrust, 11 years with GTE, and service with both the National Security Agency, where he designed secure voice systems, and the U.S. Secret Service, where he developed secure communications and surveillance systems and "the occasional ballistic armor installation." John has testified before Congress about cybersecurity, was named one of the 15 most-influential people in security in 2008 and is an NSA-certified cryptologic engineer.

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