Information Technology

(T1-5) Cyber Threat Landscape: Lessons Learned in 2015, the Challenges in 2016 — Akamai Technologies


10:15 am - 11:00 am

Mark Currence

Senior Enterprise Security Architect II

Akamai Technologies

Cyber-attacks have become more organized, advanced, persistent and adaptive. It is imperative for government organizations to be prepared to meet these dire challenges, and still meet current user’s demands and compliance requirements. Drawing on the tumultuous events of 2015, including numerous high-profile cyberattacks and data breaches, we’ll identify what organizations can do differently to start implementing a more secure, robust cyber security strategy for 2016. We’ll take a look at the defensive tactics some organizations have deployed and why they failed and how effective cyber resiliency can be achieved.