FFCON21 Breaking Barriers: Building blocks of a security program for companies with applications in the Cloud.

May 11th, 2021 @ 08:00 AM

Michael Castro
RiskAware Cybersecurity, Founder, CEO

Daina Proctor
IBM, Associate Partner, Security Intelligence and Threat Management Operations and Consulting

Farshad Abasi
Forward Security, CSO

Kris Reed
Neo Financial, Co-Founder

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According to *Verizon, web applications were involved in 43% of breaches in 2020. **IBM also reported that 52% of breaches were caused by malicious attacks against applications last year. 

These statistics highlight the importance for modern technology companies building web and mobile cloud-hosted apps to have a comprehensive information security program that covers application and cloud security as well as corporate governance and risk management. 

*Source: Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report 2020 

**Source: IBM Security Cost of a Data Breach Report 2020

Join Farshad Abasi (CSO, Forward Security), Michael Castro (Founder RiskAware), Kris Read (Co-founder/CTO, Neo Financial) for an interactive fireside chat where they share their experience building and supporting security programs that help organizations gain client trust, protect reputation, and increase market share by standing out from the crowd in today’s competitive marketplace that is increasingly under cyberattacks. 

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