Round Table: Lessons Learned from SolarWinds & SUNBURST

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Ken Westin, Dir. Technical Mkt, ReliaQuest, Yana Blachman, Threat Int. Analyst & Tony Hadfield, Dir. Soln. Architects, Venafi

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Every company is now a “software” company, so the attack on SolarWinds not only marks a new generation of software supply chain attacks but demonstrates an industry-wide vulnerability. This attack was different in the level of sophistication, stealth and patience from earlier similar attacks. As a result, over 18,000 SolarWinds customers were infected with SUNBURST malware, including multiple US federal agencies. Shortly after, Mimecast was found to have been breached by the same attack.Digitally signing software (code signing) is the critical component in building and delivering software that can be trusted by end users. Yes, SolarWinds was signing their software. But what went so wrong? Our panel of experts will explore what happened, the approach the attackers took, and how you need to change your thinking (and your tactics) to avoid the same fate. Register today!

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