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Leveraging the First Four Critical Security Controls for Holistic Improvements

  • Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT (2013-06-12 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Elizabeth Ireland, James Tarala

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Most organizations have their malware defenses nailed down as best one can, yet intruders are still breaching networks. This webcast will discuss explain how the first four Critical Security Controls work together to reduce the complexity and expense associated with managing risk and responding to events. Attendees will learn how to leverage these controls to achieve the ultimate goal of the CSCs an improved overall risk posture, primarily through automation and efficiencies. Sign up for this webcast and be among the first to receive an advance copy of a SANS whitepaper on this topic.

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Speaker Bios

James Tarala

James Tarala is a principal consultant with Enclave Security, based in Venice, Florida. He is a regular speaker and senior instructor with the SANS Institute, specializing in the implementation of the Critical Security Controls. He is also a courseware author and editor for many SANS auditing and security courses. As a consultant, he has spent the past few years architecting large enterprise IT security and infrastructure architectures, specifically working with many Microsoft-based directory services, email, terminal services, and wireless technologies. He has also spent a large amount of time consulting with organizations to assist them in their security management, operational practices, and regulatory compliance issues, and he often performs independent security audits and assists internal audit groups in developing their internal audit programs.

Elizabeth Ireland

Elizabeth Ireland is vice president, product marketing, with Tripwire; before joining Tripwire, she was vice president of marketing at nCircle from 2004. and brings over 20 years of technology marketing and 10 years of financial and audit experience to Tripwire. During her time at nCircle, the company built a successful market presence, won significant industry recognition, brought technology marketing solutions to its world-class marketing organization and contributed to growing the customer base to over 4500 enterprises around the world.

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