REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 2, 2016) - Anomali, provider of the market-leading ThreatStream threat intelligence and Anomali Enterprise platforms, announced today its premier threat intelligence event, Anomali Detect 2016, taking place September 11-13, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Anomali Detect 2016 is the first industry-wide gathering of cybersecurity experts focused on the topic "Where Security Meets Intelligence." The event includes educational training, speaking sessions, customer presentations and networking around one of the hottest topics in the industry today -- threat intelligence.
Attendees have the opportunity to earn CPE credits by taking part in more than 25 hours of education and training on today's most compelling, relevant threat intelligence topics. More than 20 breakout educational sessions designed for all levels of experience will be provided by Anomali researchers, Microsoft, Digital Shadows, Optiv, GuidePoint Security and SecureWorks.
Anomali Detect 2016 also features compelling presentations from industry leaders highlighting real-world threat intelligence big data issues and solutions to mitigate breaches:
- Marc Goodman, global strategist and consultant: Goodman was appointed by the FBI as their Futurist in Residence, is the founder of the Future Crimes Institute and currently serves as the Chair for Policy, Law and Ethics at Silicon Valley's Singularity University. He has worked with organizations such as INTERPOL, the UN Counterterrorism Task Force, NATO, the US Government and the Los Angeles Police Department. He is author of the New York Times bestseller Future Crimes.
- Ralph Langner, director of Langner Communications: Langner accumulated more than 25 years of hands-on field experience in the cyber security issues of power plants, water treatment facilities, nuclear facilities, food and beverage plants, automotive factories, steel mills, and many more. He received worldwide recognition for his comprehensive analysis of the Stuxnet malware and is considered a leading global expert on cyber security.
- Eric O'Neill, attorney, security consultant and professional speaker: In 2001, Eric helped capture the most notorious spy in United States history: Robert Hanssen, a 25-year veteran of the FBI. Eric began his career in the FBI as a "Ghost" -- an undercover field operative tasked to surveil and monitor foreign, national, and domestic terrorists and spies. During the Hanssen investigation, Eric worked directly undercover with the spy within the FBI's Information Assurance Division -- created to protect all classified FBI intelligence.
- John Pescatore, SANS director of emerging security trends: Pescatore joined SANS in January 2013 with 35 years' experience in computer, network and information security. He was Gartner's lead security analyst for 13 years, working with global 5000 corporations and major technology and service providers. Pescatore began his career at the National Security Agency, where he designed secure voice systems, and the United States Secret Service, where he developed secure communications and surveillance systems.
The two-day event and conference party at the International Spy Museum is sponsored by Platinum-level sponsor CrowdStrike, Gold-level sponsors Digital Shadows, GuidePoint Security, OpenDNS, Verisign Security Services, and Silver-level sponsors Bricata, Farsight Security, Flashpoint, and Group-IB. In addition, The Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology is an event partner.
Anomali Detect 2016 will be held at the Westin Washington, D.C. City Center, 1400 M Street NW
Washington, D.C., 20005. To register, please visit: https://www.anomali.com/anomali-detect/event-details.
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Anomali delivers earlier detection and identification of adversaries in your organization's network by making it possible to correlate tens of millions of threat indicators against your real time network activity logs and up to a year or more of forensic log data. Anomali's approach enables detection at every point along the kill chain, making it possible to mitigate threats before material damage to your organization has occurred. Headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., the company is privately held and has received venture capital backing from General Catalyst Partners, GV, Institutional Venture Partners, and Paladin Capital Group, as well as individual investors. To learn more, visit www.anomali.com and follow us on Twitter: @anomali.