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5 things you need to know to future-proof your data security today

  • Thursday, December 03, 2020 at 1:00 PM EST (2020-12-03 18:00:00 UTC)
  • Jeff Melnick, John Pescatore


  • Netwrix

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What cyber threats will your organization face in the coming years? How can you protect your sensitive and business-critical data from malicious insiders, ransomware and targeted attacks, as well as human error? Discover 5 things that can help you orchestrate IT security with your data at its core, and get one step ahead of threats. In this presentation, you will learn the steps to build an intelligent roadmap for protecting your business and reduce the risk of data breaches by gaining better control over your IT environment.

Speaker Bios

Jeff Melnick

Jeff has extensive experience in the design, deployment and management of Active Directory infrastructure, including domain migrations and upgrades, as well as experience with VMware and Citrix systems. Whether an organization needs help ensuring compliance with SOX, HIPAA, ISO or other regulations, or wants to be able to better monitor internal systems like Active Directory, file servers, Windows Server and SQL Server, Jeff is ready and eager to help.

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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