ThreatStream CEO to Participate in Panel Discussion on Evolution of Threat Intelligence at Disrupt!on; Company Cybersecurity Experts to Present on ‘Deploying, Managing and
Leveraging Honeypots in the Enterprise Using Open-Source Tools’ at BSidesLV
REDWOOD CITY, CA – July 28, 2015 – ThreatStream®, the pioneer of an enterprise-class threat intelligence platform, today announced ThreatStream (@threatstream) Chief Executive Officer Hugh Njemanze will participate in a panel discussion on threat intelligence at Disrupt!on 2015 Las Vegas. The session, entitled “Evolution of Threat Intelligence,” will be held on Tuesday, August 4, from 4:15-4:55 p.m. PDT. In addition, at BSides Las Vegas (@BSidesLV), Director of ThreatStream Labs Jason Trost and Principal Threat Researcher Nicholas Albright will present on the benefits of leveraging open-source tools to build a novel intrusion-detection system inside the enterprise. The session, entitled “Deploying, Managing and Leveraging Honeypots in the Enterprise Using Open-Source Tools,” will be held on Tuesday, August 4, from 8:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. PDT.
ThreatStream will also be exhibiting at Black Hat USA 2015, being held August 1-6, 2015, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. You can visit ThreatStream at booth #765 in the Business Hall.
More information about the Disrupt!on 2015 Las Vegas session:
After years of promise, threat intelligence products and services are beginning to deliver value and profit to customers and investors. What changes in technology, pricing, and need are driving this emerging success? What’s next in the evolution of this market? Can its innovators get in front of the threat or must they always chase it? In this panel, threat intelligence experts discuss the past, present and future of this disruptive technology.
Disruption 2015: “The Evolution of Threat Intelligence”
TOPIC: A discussion on the progress of threat intelligence
WHO: CEO Hugh Njemanze
WHEN: 4:15-4:55 p.m. PDT
WHERE: Disrupt!ion 2015, Luxor Hotel & Casino, Egyptian Ballroom, 3900 South Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, Nev.
“Cyber criminals are innovating much faster and delivering many more sophisticated attacks; as a result, threat intelligence has gained significant importance in the ever-changing threat landscape,” said Njemanze. “However, there is still much confusion about what threat intelligence is, how it’s consumed, and how to best utilize all the aggregated data. In this panel discussion, we’ll talk about the progress of threat intelligence technology, including its adoption and how we can make it a more effective tool for organizations.”
More information about the BSides Las Vegas session:
Trost will discuss the pros and cons of honeypots and provide insight into several major open-source honeypots; he will also discuss how to manage and deploy these sensors using ThreatStream's Modern Honey Network and Splunk, and how they integrate into other systems such as ArcSight.
Title: "Deploying, Managing and Leveraging Honeypots in the Enterprise Using Open-Source Tools”
TOPIC: An overview of the current state-of-the-art of leveraging open-source tools to build a novel intrusion-detection system inside the enterprise.
WHO: Director of Labs Jason Trost and Principal Threat Researcher Nicholas Albright
WHEN: Tuesday, August 4, from 8:30 a.m.-12:25 p.m. PDT
WHERE: BSidesLV, Tuscany Suites and Casino, 255 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, Nev.
“This year is turning out to be the most spectacular year of high-profile compromises across almost every vertical,” said Trost. “Many companies are starting to consider new options to raise the bar for intrusion detection and incident response, including deploying honeypots. At BSidesLV, we’ll discuss real-world deployments of honeypots, both inside and outside the firewall – what worked and what didn't – and offer recommendations for getting the most out of these unconventional network sensors.”
ThreatStream® is the pioneer of an enterprise class Threat Intelligence Platform, combining comprehensive threat data collection, prioritization, and analytics with secure collaboration in a vetted community. Offering the broadest enterprise security infrastructure integration available, ThreatStream enables organizations to proactively identify and combat cyber threats targeting their operations. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, the company is privately held and has received venture capital backing from General Catalyst Partners, Google Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Paladin Capital Group and individual investors. To learn more, visit www.threatstream.com and follow us on Twitter @threatstream.
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