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Defeating Attackers with Preventive Security

  • Tuesday, January 08, 2019 at 1:00 PM EST (2019-01-08 18:00:00 UTC)
  • Dave Shackleford, Alex Berger


  • VMWare, Inc

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Today's security environment remains a cat-and-mouse game. Attackers create ever-sneakier attacks, and organizations scramble to plug holes, even as attackers move to the next one. This SANS webcast will look at microsegmentationcreating secure zones in and outside of their networksand how enterprises can automate embedded security.

Attendees will learn how to implement effective cyber hygiene, the role of automation, how to add security to workflows and how to plan for the future.

Register to attend this webcast and be among the first to receive the associated whitepaper written by SANS community instructor and analyst, Dave Shackleford.

Speaker Bios

Dave Shackleford

Dave Shackleford, a SANS analyst, senior instructor, course author, GIAC technical director and member of the board of directors for the SANS Technology Institute, is the founder and principal consultant with Voodoo Security. He has consulted with hundreds of organizations in the areas of security, regulatory compliance, and network architecture and engineering. A VMware vExpert, Dave has extensive experience designing and configuring secure virtualized infrastructures. He previously worked as chief security officer for Configuresoft and CTO for the Center for Internet Security. Dave currently helps lead the Atlanta chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance.

Alex Berger

Alex Berger currently runs Product Marketing for Software Next-Generation Firewalls at Palo Alto Networks. With seven years of experience in enterprise security, he has worked on products ranging from network security, endpoint security, user and entity behavior analytics, and data access governance.

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