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Retail Security: PCI DSS and Third Party Interactions

  • Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT (2015-09-09 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Jeff Man, Dr. Eric Cole


  • Tenable

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With a broad array of third-party business relationships, retailers have a complex and especially vulnerable network topology thats a juicy target for cyberattack. This webcast will look at how retailers can discover and identify third parties and minimize their risk and exposure.

By participating in this webinar, you will gain insight into the following topics:

  • Identifying and controlling the security risks associated with third parties
  • Steps retailers can take to protect data and systems
  • Determining who is responsible for risk management the retailer or the third party
  • What retailers need to know about third parties and PCI-DSS 3.1

Supply chain partners, HVAC vendors, financial services firms, affiliated businesses, and a host of other service providers - to optimize their operations many retailers rely on a growing array of third-parties. Join Eric Cole and Jeff Man at 1 PM EDT to gain insight into the security challenges posed by these third parties, and the steps you can take to reduce your exposure and risk of cyberattack.

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Speaker Bios

Dr. Eric Cole

Dr. Cole is an industry-recognized security expert with over 20 years of hands-on experience. Dr. Cole has experience in information technology with a focus on helping customers focus on the right areas of security by building out a dynamic defense. Dr. Cole has a master's degree in computer science from NYIT and a doctorate from Pace University with a concentration in information security. He served as CTO of McAfee and Chief Scientist for Lockheed Martin. Dr. Cole is the author of several books, including Advanced Persistent Threat, Hackers Beware, Hiding in Plain Sight, Network Security Bible 2nd Edition, and Insider Threat. He is the inventor of over 20 patents and is a researcher, writer, and speaker. He is also a member of the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President and several executive advisory boards. Dr. Cole is the founder and an executive leader at Secure Anchor Consulting where he provides leading-edge cyber security consulting services, expert witness work, and leads research and development initiatives to advance the state-of-the-art in information systems security. Dr. Cole was the lone inductee into the InfoSec European Hall of Fame in 2014. Dr. Cole is actively involved with the SANS Technology Institute (STI) and is a SANS faculty Fellow and course author who works with students, teaches, and develops and maintains courseware.

Jeff Man

Jeff Man is a Tenable Security Strategist & Evangelist, specializing in compliance. He has compiled an extensive background spanning cryptography, information security, and most recently PCI. Jeff has served as a QSA and trusted advisor for both VeriSign and AT&T Consulting, working with high-profile clients in many industries. As an NSA cryptographer, he oversaw completion of some of the first software-based cryptosystems ever produced for the government agency. Jeff offers more than 30 years of information security experience and knowledge to help customers align Tenable products and solutions with the security best practices that are the foundation of all industry and regulatory security standards.

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