Cloud & Data Security Summit

SecurityWeek’s annual cloud security virtual summit returns with a deliberate focus on exposed attack surfaces and weaknesses in public cloud infrastructure and APIs. Expect high-quality discussions and presentations on a variety of cloud security topics, including a surge in attacks targeting the identity ecosystem.

SecurityWeek editors will curate an agenda exploring the latest trends in the world of SaaS security, case studies of cyberattacks against cloud infrastructure, vendor patch management responsibilities, data security posture management (DSPM), and the hype and promise of AI and LLM technologies.

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time icon July 17, 2024 11:00

Optimizing Cloud Security Operations Through Data Consolidation and AI

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Protecting, defending and reducing risk in a multi-cloud world is an ongoing struggle for all organizations. Gluing together disparate point solutions leads to data silos and a heavy lift to normalize and standardize into a common repository for effective reasoning and threat hunting. 

Join SentinelOne as we discuss the true value of an integrated cloud security platform that consolidates data and enables AI-driven insights and action. 

Singularity Cloud Security is SentinelOne’s comprehensive, high performing CNAPP. Powered by AI and built upon the Singularity Platform, SentinelOne consolidates security data into a single security data lake, where our proprietary AI reveals context that helps streamline analysis and prioritize backlog for maximum impact.

Rick Bosworth

SentinelOne, Cloud Security Product Marketing Director

Rick Bosworth is Cloud Security Product Marketing Director with SentinelOne. With 7 years of experience in cloud security and a background as a product manager, Rick brings a pragmatic and technical perspective in simplifying and solving cloud security challenges. Rick earned a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University, and an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin. Outside of work, Rick enjoys triathlon, adventurous dining, and traveling with his family.

time icon July 17, 2024 11:30

Cyber Showdown: Unveiling APTs and Ransomware

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Join us for an eye-opening session where we delve into the dark web to uncover chilling tales of cyberattacks and adversaries. We'll explore real-life examples of exploitations uncovered by our expert threat hunting team, highlighting how bad actors can exploit weak security practices to infiltrate organizations. Through detailed case studies, we’ll demonstrate the devastating impact of these cyber threats and provide insights on how to protect your organization. Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the mistakes of others and fortify your defenses against the lurking dangers of the dark web.

Steve Baer

NetWitness, Global VP of Field Sales & Services

Steve has been in the InfoSec industry for over 20 years starting out in banking and e-commerce then moving on to specialized technologies at RSA, Trustwave, and Dell- SecureWorks. He has also played pivotal leadership roles as executive sponsors and board advisor. He is an active participant in Infragard, The Chicago FBI Citizen’s Academy, and is on the Steering Board for the U.S. Secret Service Chicago Electronic Crimes Task Force.

John Pirc

NetWitness, VP of Product Line Management

John is a seasoned cybersecurity product leader with global security & business experience spanning 20+ years with large established companies and hyper-growth venture-backed round A and B startups. This unique blend of experience has allowed him to present & consult with various Fortune 500 companies, world governments, and small to medium businesses from varying industries; telecom, financial, manufacturing, to name a few.

time icon July 17, 2024 12:00

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time icon July 17, 2024 12:15

Protecting Data & AI in 2024

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Join Prisma® Cloud data security expert, Yotam Ben-Ezra, Director of Product Management, to find out how the latest advancements in data security can help you discover, classify, protect and govern data in cloud environments. In this session, you'll learn:

  • Why the cloud creates a new attack surface that is inherently difficult to protect.
  • The security and compliance risks that stem from unprotected data and AI infrastructure in the cloud.
  • How agentless tools allow you to see a full picture of data risk in your environment within 24 hours, without impacting other business operations. - Getting started with data discovery and classification.
  • Monitoring data and responding to incidents in near-real time.

Stay one step ahead of data risk in 2024 to prevent costly breaches and compliance violations. Explore DSPM and DDR technologies and how they can help you discover, classify, protect and govern all your data across the different cloud environments.

Yotam Ben-Ezra

Palo Alto Networks, Director of Product Management

Yotam Ben-Ezra is the director of Product Management for Prisma Cloud DSPM and AI-SPM at Palo Alto Networks. Prisma Cloud DSPM was originally developed by Dig Security and acquired by Palo Alto Networks. At Dig, Ben-Ezra served as the CPO, responsible for defining all aspects of the product and go-to-market strategies related to data and AI security.

time icon July 17, 2024 12:45

Using AWS SCPs to achieve least privilege while supporting developers

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Traditionally, achieving least privilege means a lot of identity-by-identity policy creation and management. In this session, explore a new approach to least privilege that leverages AWS SCPs to centrally restrict excessive permissions and secure unused identities, services, and regions. By protecting only the most sensitive cloud permissions, developer innovation remains intact. Conclude with a demo featuring an innovative solution and walk away equipped with actionable insights to reduce IAM risk.

Sandy Bird

Sonrai Security, CTO & Co-founder

Sandy Bird is the co-founder and CTO of Sonrai Security, helping enterprises protect their data by securing cloud identities and access. Sandy was the co-founder and CTO of Q1 Labs, which was acquired by IBM in 2011. At IBM, Sandy became the CTO for the global security business and worked closely with research, development, marketing and sales to develop new and innovative solutions to help the IBM Security business grow to ~$2B in annual revenue. He is a trusted and experienced cloud security expert.

time icon July 17, 2024 13:15

The State of AI in the Cloud

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Over the past year and a half, generative AI has seen explosive growth among both end-users and businesses, and the cloud is no exception. AI tooling is on the rise in most organizations, but at what rate?  Watch as Wiz security researcher, Amitai Cohen, delves into the data and analysis of over 150,000+ cloud accounts to share what the team has learned, including:

  • The breakdown of generative AI’s impact on cloud landscapes
  • Statistics on the surge of AI services across major cloud providers
  • What this means to you: Rising costs and new security concerns

Skip the fluff and arm yourself with practical insights for a successful and secure AI integration in your cloud strategy.

Amitai Cohen

Wiz, Threat Researcher

Amitai Cohen is a Threat Researcher at Wiz, where he investigates cloud threats and works to advance research and detection methodology. His background is in cyber threat intelligence analysis and writing, and he generally enjoys learning new things about science and technology, making diagrams to help him better understand these things (currently using the wonderful Excalidraw to do so), contemplating the philosophy of science (and cyber), reading science fiction and fantasy (or diving into wiki rabbit holes), and marveling at the latest gadgets.

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time icon July 17, 2024 14:00

Fireside Chat With Phil Venables, CISO at Google Cloud

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Join us for a fireside chat with Phil Venables, the Chief Information Security Officer of Google Cloud. 

Venables leads the risk, security, compliance, and privacy teams for Google Cloud. Before joining Google, he was a Partner at Goldman Sachs where he held multiple roles over a long career, initially as their first Chief Information Security Officer, a role he held for 17 years.

In subsequent roles, Venables was Chief Operational Risk Officer, an operating partner in their private equity business and a Senior Advisor to the firm’s clients and executive leadership on cybersecurity, technology risk, digital business risk, and operational resilience. In addition to this, he was a Board Director of Goldman Sachs Bank. Before Goldman Sachs, Venables held multiple Chief Information Security Officer roles, and senior engineering roles across a range of finance, energy, and technology companies. 

Outside of Google, Venables is a member of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.  He also serves on the boards of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, the NYU Stern Business School Volatility and Risk Institute, the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board of NIST and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Phil Venables

Google Cloud, Chief Information Security Officer

Venables leads the risk, security, compliance, and privacy teams for Google Cloud. Before joining Google, he was a Partner at Goldman Sachs where he held multiple roles over a long career, initially as their first Chief Information Security Officer, a role he held for 17 years. In subsequent roles, Venables was Chief Operational Risk Officer, an operating partner in their private equity business and a Senior Advisor to the firm’s clients and executive leadership on cybersecurity, technology risk, digital business risk, and operational resilience. In addition to this, he was a Board Director of Goldman Sachs Bank. Before Goldman Sachs, Venables held multiple Chief Information Security Officer roles, and senior engineering roles across a range of finance, energy, and technology companies. Outside of Google, Venables is a member of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. He also serves on the boards of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, the NYU Stern Business School Volatility and Risk Institute, the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board of NIST and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Ryan Naraine

SecurityWeek, Editor-at-Large

Ryan Naraine is Editor-at-Large at SecurityWeek and host of the popular Security Conversations podcast series. He is a security community engagement expert who has built programs at major global brands, including Intel Corp., Bishop Fox and GReAT. Ryan is a founding-director of the Security Tinkerers non-profit, an advisor to early-stage entrepreneurs, and a regular speaker at security conferences around the world.

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