Andrew Mundell, Enterprise Sales Engineer at Sophos, used the WannaCrypt ransomware attack to discuss advances in data protection.
Richard Rushing, CISO at Motorola Mobility, described current security threats and how companies aren’t responding adequately.
Ray Boisvert, SAS Partner and President of I-SEC Integrated Strategies, talked about the requirements for effective security analytics.
"You have to patch the vulnerabilities. You have to do it not necessarily to protect yourself but to protect everybody that goes to your website and you want to make sure that the people you partner with, the websites you go to, they’re doing it as well."
"As we think about how that malware progresses through its life, it starts as just a threat. It’s not inside your business. It moves to an infection that’s now inside your business. It then starts to communicate back to its command and control. Ultimately, we’re trying to stop this before it hits the breach."