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SANS 2021 Password Management and Two-Factor Authentication Methods Survey: A Panel Discussion

  • Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM EDT (2021-05-26 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Chris Dale, J. Wolfgang Goerlich, Suresh Thiru


  • Duo Security
  • Yubico, Inc.

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This webcast will expand on the results of the SANS 2021 Password Survey, as SANS instructor and survey author Chris Dale leads a conversation with sponsor representatives about using passwords and authentication to improve an organization's security posture.

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Speaker Bios

Chris Dale

Chris, currently a certified instructor for SANS and a SANS Analyst, began his career in 2009 working for NextGenTel doing development and IT operations. “I really learned about how all things interconnect and work,” he says. Since then he’s worked for six companies and is last job was the head of cyber security at Netsecurity where he managed several teams, including pen testing and incident response. In 2020, Chris founded his own company, River Security, specializing in offensive services and cyber consulting.

J. Wolfgang Goerlich

J. Wolfgang Goerlich is Advisory CISO for Duo Security, now part of Cisco. Prior to this role, he led IT and IT security in the healthcare and financial services verticals. Wolfgang has held VP positions at several consulting firms, leading advisory and assessment practices. He is an active part of the security community, co-founding and organizing security conferences.

Suresh Thiru

Suresh Thiru is the Chief Product Officer at Yubico, where he leads the product strategy and product management for the company's authentication products, solutions, and cloud services. Prior to Yubico, Suresh held senior product management positions at VMware and Cisco. He has extensive experience in product management leadership, marketing strategy, and IT experience at large corporations and startups. Suresh has incubated and grown many award-winning and globally recognized products and technologies.

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