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SSL Decryption - Why, Where and How

  • Thursday, December 06, 2018 at 3:30 PM EST (2018-12-06 20:30:00 UTC)
  • Dave Shackleford, Ronald Dodge, Arun Kumar


  • Palo Alto Networks

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The growth in SSL/TLS encrypted traffic traversing the internet is on an explosive upturn. Given the primary benefits associated with encryption, the private and secure exchange of information over the internet, compliance with certain privacy and security regulations -- such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, or HIPAA and PCI DSS -- the trend in SSL adoption is expected to continue to rise.

Watch as our SANS and Palo Alto Networks® team of experts presents the hows and whys of SSL decryption. In this webcast, you will:

* Learn why you need to enable decryption

* Decryption functionalities available to you

* How to effectively deploy decryption with our profiles and policies

Speaker Bios

Dave Shackleford

Dave Shackleford, a SANS analyst, 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.

Ronald Dodge

Ronald Dodge is currently the Senior Director for Information Security Engineering at Palo Alto Networks - responsible for building and securing a global security information infrastructure. Ron has a diverse background spanning over 20 years including IT leadership in government, academia, and industry; leading innovation in IT infrastructure/services, security education, and cyber research. 

Ron served over 28 years in the US Army with military assignments ranging from combat duties in an attack helicopter squadron to the CIO for the United States Military Academy, West Point. Ron received his Ph.D. from George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia in Computer Science. 

Arun Kumar

Arun Kumar is the Product Manager for Decryption and PKI at Palo Alto Networks. Arun has over 15 years of experience in the Application Delivery and networking space having previously worked at A10 Networks and Brocade Communications.

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