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2016 Threat Landscape Survey Report

  • Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 1:00 PM EDT (2016-08-11 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Polomi Batra, Lee Neely


  • Check Point Software Technologies, Inc.

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All you need to do is listen to the news and you know that the threat landscape in 2016 has gotten much worse. But what types of threats are driving the IT community into taking action? And what actions are they are taking?

This webcast will present survey data to uncover key elements that will help attendees understand the current threat landscape and prepare for the threats they face. Attendees will learn about:

  • Common threat vectors and how they have changed over the past year
  • Common threat types IT professionals see as affecting their organizations
  • Causes of IT security incidents within organizations
  • Important IT security tools currently used to mitigate risk and prevent threats, as well as tools planned for future implementation
  • Best practices to protect organizational assets

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Speaker Bios

Lee Neely

Lee Neely, a SANS analyst and mentor instructor, teaches cyber security courses for SANS and serves as a NewsBites editor and OnDemand quality control tester. He worked with the SCORE (Security Consensus Operational Readiness Evaluation) project to develop the iOS Step-by-Step Configuration Guide and the Mobile Device Configuration Checklist included in the SEC575 course. Lee holds the GMOB, GPEN, GWAPT, GAWN, CISSP, CISA, CISM and CRISC certifications. He leads the cyber security new technology group at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, working to develop secure implementations of new technology, including developing the secure configurations, risk assessments and policy updates required for its corporate and bring-your-own-device mobile devices.

Polomi Batra

Polomi Batra is a product marketing manager for the Threat Prevention product line at Check Point Software Technologies with responsibility for strategy, positioning and go-to-market activities. Prior to joining Check Point, Polomi was a digital strategist and product marketing manager in the System Networking group at IBM. Polomi received her MS and BS degrees in economics from the University of California, Davis.

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