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Real-World Implementation of Deception Technologies

  • Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 1:00 PM EST (2020-02-19 18:00:00 UTC)
  • Kyle Dickinson, Rick Moy, Jim Mason


  • Acalvio Technologies, Inc.

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Deception technologies are on the forefront of the battle to secure an organizations digital assets. Such technologies build on top of traditional detection technologies, which focus on finding evil, to uncover attacker behaviors that avoid looking malicious to penetrate organizational defenses. But how does that work in real life?

In this webcast, attendees will learn:

  • What deception technologies are all about
  • What types of technologies are available
  • How deception technologies can assist with common attack behaviors, including account hijacking, exploiting human error and vulnerable applications, and more advanced threats
  • How organizations can implement Acalvios ShadowPlex to leverage deception technologies and protect their assets

Register today to be among the first to receive the associated whitepaper written by SANS Analyst and network/cloud security expert Kyle Dickinson.

Speaker Bios

Kyle Dickinson

Kyle Dickinson teaches SANS SEC545: Cloud Security Architecture and Operations and has contributed to the creation of other SANS courses. He is a cloud security architect for one of the largest privately held companies in the United States. As a strategic consultant in his organization, Kyle partners with businesses in various industries to better understand security and risks associated with cloud services. He has held many roles in IT, ranging from systems administration to network engineering and from endpoint architecture to incident response and forensic analysis. Kyle enjoys sharing information from his experiences of successes and failures.

Rick Moy

Rick Moy is the CMO at Acalvio Technologies, a leading cybersecurity innovator. He is an advocate of test-based analysis for cybersecurity and the former CEO/cofounder of NSS Labs, the industry's leading test-based security research and analyst firm. Moy has an extensive background in building successful security products and companies, and has worked in network forensics, data science, threat intelligence, vulnerability management, firewalls, IPS, anti-malware, content filtering and SIEM.

Jim Mason

Jim Mason is the Sr. Solutions Engineer at Acalvio. Mason presents and demonstrates Acalvio's ShadowPlex Autonomous Deception technology and solution benefits to prospects and partners, and manages Proof of Concept engagements and architecture design scenarios. He collaborates with Implementation and Customer Success teams to ensure successful installations and develop referenceable clients and partners with product and engineering teams.

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