The Weaponization of Digital Innovation: Adopting Offensive Cybersecurity
Dave Klein hosting David Kennedy, Founder, CEO at TrustedSec
About this talk
Digital innovation which has fueled industry growth has also being used extensively by our adversaries. Through continuous digital innovation research, collaboration, automation and orchestration we have seen a dramatic increase in success by both nation-state and criminal threat actors. Although our monetary investments in security were at an all-time high, in 2020, we experienced the largest amount of data breaches on record. This talk dives into how various adversaries ranging from Ransomware and to Nation State actors are attacking organizations with a high level of success and how by understanding and even adopting some of these offensive techniques offer the best methods to build defensive strategies against them.
David Kennedy is a regular contributor and subject matter expert on cybersecurity stories for Fox News, CNN, Bloomberg, BBC, and other high-profile media outlets. Further, his tools have been featured on TV shows and movies, and he served as Technical Consultant for the critically acclaimed Mr. Robot TV show.
Dave Klein is a veteran cybersecurity professional with extensive enterprise, US federal and state and local government experience. He has worked on many incident response cases and worked on the Presidential Directive for Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience.