Microsegmentation – Buzzword or Buzzsaw

Presented by

Steve Winterfeld, Advisory CISO, Akamai, Trevor Metzger, Senior Sales Engineer, Guardicore

About this talk

Segmentation has been around for a while, but microsegmentation seems to be the latest hot buzzword now that Ransomware is so prevalent. Join Steve Winterfeld (Advisory CISO) and Trevor Metzger (Recovering Firewall Admin) as they cut through the hype and show how microsegmentation should fit into your security strategy. They will cover where segmentation fits into your security strategy, how to evaluate the different approaches, and demonstrate how to war game your final architecture with the cyber kill chain. In this webinar you will learn: • Different approaches to segmentation including the pros and cons • Need for situational awareness of data flows to determine attack vectors and compliance zones • How to balance complexity of network while minimizing potential impact of compromise Steve Winterfeld is Akamai’s Advisory CISO. Before joining the team, he served as CISO for Nordstrom Bank and Director of Incident Response and Threat Intelligence at Charles Schwab. Steve focuses on collaborating with Akamai’s customers to make sure they are successful in defending themselves and their customers. He also helps determine where Akamai should be focusing its security platform’s capabilities. Steve has published a book on Cyber Warfare and holds CISSP, ITIL and PMP certifications. Trevor Metzger is a Senior Sales Engineer at Guardicore, an Akamai Company, and works with customers across a wide range of industries. Trevor is a 25-year Cybersecurity veteran with deep experience in network engineering, architecture, and security operations. Prior to joining Guardicore, Trevor managed strategic accounts across global markets with companies including Checkpoint, Staples, and IBM.

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