February 21, 2017 at 6:30 PM
ISSA National Capital Chapter February meeting topic:
Major Trends in Cyber Security
by Ron Gula
Ron will discuss the three major trends in cyber security today - the quest to find intruders, the quest to protect networks and the notion of starting over with resilient systems. Ron will discuss the recent advances in detecting intruders, performing realtime compliance monitoring and re-designing computing environments to leverage resilient technologies such as cloud applications and containers.
About the Speaker
Ron Gula is the Founder and Chairman of Tenable Network Security. During the past fourteen years as CEO, Tenable Network Security has grown to more than 20k customer's worldwide, revenues in access of $100m in 2015, more than 650 employees operating in 10 different countries and close to $300m raised from private, government and angel investors. Ron has helped Tenable become the most dominant vulnerability management company and today organizations all over the world turn to Tenable to measure their compliance with standards such as PCI, FISMA, NIST and CIS. Ron began his career in information security while working at the National Security Agency conducting penetration tests of government networks and performing advanced vulnerability research. In the late 90s he pioneered the world of detecting hackers and botnets with the creation of the Dragon Intrusion Detection System which was acquired by Enterasys Networks and received industry acclaim from Gartner, SANS and Network Computing. Ron is a managing partner at Gula Tech Adventures which focuses on seed investing and advisement of cyber-security startups. Ron is currently working with several dozen companies with their product roadmaps and growth strategies.
Please RSVP if you plan to attend.
Non-members are welcome without charge! Light refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:30 PM