The Security Pro Summit


Sara Peters (Senior Editor, Dark Reading)

Date: Tuesday, May 1

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Pass Type: All Access, Summits & Workshops

Format: Summit

Track: Security

Vault Recording: TBD

Produced by the Dark Reading Editorial Team. The Security Pro Summit is an opportunity for IT security professionals to take a deeper dive into cybersecurity defense, learning from experts about advanced methods for detecting and responding to new threats. At the Security Pro Summit, attendees will go beyond cybersecurity basics to learn about practical, usable methods for detecting and responding to online attacks in an enterprise. Attendees will not only gain insight from top experts on how security teams can handle emerging exploits and vulnerabilities, but also get an in-depth look at real-life tools and best practices they can bring back and use in their own IT security departments.

Topics that will be discussed:

  • Keynote: “Why Security Departments Fail – And How to Be Sure It Doesn’t Happen to You”
  • Improving Threat Analysis and Implement Threat Hunting Practices
  • Optimizing Vulnerability Detection and Remediation
  • Getting Better Performance From Your Security Operations Center
  • Using Orchestration and Automation to Maximize IT Security Resources
  • Rethinking Identity and Access Management Processes and Tools
  • How AI and Machine Learning Can Improve Security Processes
  • New Methods For Prioritizing and Automating the Patch Management Process
  • Using Network Segmentation As a Method of Data Defense

The Security Pro Summit is an opportunity to hear from top experts and your peers about practical methods for building and expanding your tools and processes for enterprise data defense. The Summit is designed to dig deeper into practical IT security strategies and processes than is possible at most conferences, and to help attendees meet peers and colleagues who can share tips and best practices as well.