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Stranger Things in the Cloud: How Do We Stop Breaches?

  • Friday, August 14, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT (2020-08-14 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Roger O’Farril

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The race to the cloud is on full force. As enterprises fast-track their cloud adoption, strange things keep happening that undermine security and put data at risk. This session explores the state of security in the cloud, from the real meaning of shared responsibility to the lessons learned from recent breaches. The focus is on actionable content that you can take back to your day job and start enhancing cloud security.

Key items:

  •    What are the top cloud security myths
  •    What does "Shared Responsibility" REALLY mean
  •    Best practices we need to consider on the cloud
  •    Controls that you can implement to reduce risk in the cloud

Speaker Bio

Roger O’Farril

Roger O’Farril is an Information Security Manager is the banking industry. He has been in IT for over 20 years, focusing now on cybersecurity issues. His career started on the endpoint side and quickly moved towards servers and networking, then security. His main areas of expertise include cloud security, incident response, forensics, insider threat, and security analytics.

He serves as a subject matter expert for CompTIA’s CySa+ as well as ISC(2) Certified Cloud Security Professional. He is also a member of the GIAC Advisory Board and holds multiple security certifications such as CISSP, CCSP, GCIH, GCFE, GSTRT, among others.

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