Ransomware takes center stage at the RSA Conference

February 24th, 2017|Events, Spotlight|

Last week, I attended, presented, and hosted a series of sessions at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco. Attendees were treated to scary stories about new threats, attack mechanisms, and dangerous technologies causing headaches for security and IT pros everywhere. After all, who needs [...]

Two insider threat mistakes security pros continue to make

October 25th, 2016|Events|

When IT pros are planning cybersecurity strategies, they primarily focus on protecting their data from outside forces. Unfortunately, insiders are often a forgotten, or minimized, threat. In an era dominated by headlines such as Dark Reading’s recent “US GOP Senate Committee allegedly target of Russian [...]

Next on the schedule: Nutanix .NEXT

June 20th, 2016|Events, General|

As our company evolves, our focus remains the same: helping customers become data-aware, and improve the way they manage, secure, protect, and gain actionable info from data, no matter where it lives. With this in mind, we have expanded our relationships with strategic partners in [...]

3 Days, 3 Talks, 3 Conferences, and 3 Reports

May 25th, 2016|Events, General|

I've been on the road speaking at various conferences over the last two weeks. This past week, however, I found myself with a very busy schedule that included flights to both Boston, MA and Washington, D.C. (and back again to Boston) to present 3 different talks, at 3 different [...]

Small conferences and big ideas

May 18th, 2016|Data security, Events|

This past weekend I had the pleasure of presenting at two different conferences in two different cities on Bootstrapping a Security Research Project. Both conferences were small when compared to large vendor-backed events like Black Hat, Interop, and RSA Conference. Those that know me know [...]

SANS THIR and BSides NOLA recap

April 20th, 2016|Events, General|

This past week I had the pleasure of heading to New Orleans, LA to speak at two exciting conferences: The SANS Threat Hunting and Incident Response Summit and Security BSides NOLA. SANS Threat Hunting and Incident Response (THIR) Summit Though I missed the first day, I [...]