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Under Threat or Compromise: Every Detail Counts

  • Wednesday, August 20 at 1:00 PM EDT (17:00:00 UTC)
  • Jake Williams and John Vecchi

Sponsor

  • Blue Coat Systems, Inc.
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Overview

When it comes to cybersecurity threats, prevention is the ultimate goal, but a bullet-proof network is largely unattainable. Even large organizations with resources are repeatedly ending up in the news as victims of cyber attacks.

Time to face the music: Your company's assets will be compromised sooner or later. In fact, according to the 2014 SANS endpoint security survey, most companies are now operating under the presumption of compromise.

This webcast will discuss prevention, detection and mitigation through the use of a five-stage system lifecycle defense model:

  • Start with protection
  • Plan with detection
  • Investigate and analyze with intelligence
  • Contain and mitigate
  • Remediate the vulnerability

Modern-day security analytics and full network capture will be discussed as a means to achieve these ends, along with guidance on how to know if you caught the bad guys and ejected them, and how to stop them from returning.

Click here to view the associated whitepaper.

Speaker Bios

Jacob Williams

Jake Williams is the chief scientist at CSRgroup computer security consultants and has more than a decade of experience in secure network design, penetration testing, incident response, forensics and malware reverse engineering. Before joining CSRgroup, he worked with various government agencies in information security roles. Jake is a two-time victor at the annual DC3 Digital Forensics Challenge and a SANS course author and certified instructor.


John Vecchi

John Vecchi is senior vice president of product marketing and strategy for Blue Coat. John brings more than 17 years of experience in high-tech marketing, strategy, product marketing, product management and consulting to Blue Coat. Prior to joining the Blue Coat team, John was VP of global marketing for Solera Networks, VP of worldwide marketing at Zscaler Inc., head of global product marketing for Check Point Software an executive marketing consultant for Symantec, and senior director of product marketing for McAfee's Network Security Business Unit. John has a B.A. from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, focusing on international business and foreign language.

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