Behavioral Analytics: The Defender’s New Edge (InfoRiskToday)

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Behavioral Analytics: The Defender’s New Edge

Cybereason’s Sam Curry on the Promise of New Technology Solutions

As a veteran security practitioner, Sam Curry of Cybereason is tired of the attackers having the advantage. He wants to see the tables turned, and he believes behavioral analytics just might be the technology to make it happen.

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In a video interview at RSA Conference 2017, Curry discusses:

  • His new role as chief product officer at Cybereason;
  • Why he’s bullish on behavioral analytics;
  • The threat of false data embedded in threat intel.

With more than 20 years of IT security industry experience, Curry is responsible for driving the product strategy for Cybereason’s platform, as well as overall product management, innovation and operational excellence. He formerly worked at Arbor Networks, where he served as the chief technology and security officer. Previously, he spent more than seven years at RSA, the Security Division of EMC, in a variety of senior management positions. He also held senior roles at Microstrategy, Computer Associates and McAfee in addition to several startups.

Source: SANS ISC SecNewsFeed @ February 16, 2017 at 03:12PM