Take Control! 7 Steps to Prioritize Your Security Program

  • Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 1:00PM EDT (16 Oct 2013 17:00 UTC)
  • Speakers: John Pescatore, Matt Hathaway

For many security practitioners, prioritizing your security efforts and aligning to best practices can be a daunting task. How do you approach it? What tools do you use? And how do you know if the controls you have in place will really keep you safe from an attack. Join SANS Director of Emerging Trends, John Pescatore and Matt Hathaway, Senior Product Manager at Rapid7 as they explore the SANS Top 20 Critical Controls and how you can use them to develop your security program. John will discuss trends in the market along with a useful outline of the Top Critical Controls, and Matt will provide a simple 7 step program for building controls across your security program.

Key takeaways for participants include:

  • A view from the experts at SANS on trends in the market
  • Rapid7's approach and focus on critical SANs Top 20 Controls
  • A framework to prioritize across penetration testing, vulnerability management, endpoint security and mobile risk