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Enterprise Security Weekly Episode #274 – May 19, 2022

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1. Attack Intelligence, Collective Defense, & Trends to Watch – 03:00 PM-03:30 PM

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Description

Attack intelligence delivers customers actionable, relevant, and timely information. Learn why Collective Defense is an integral aspect of attack intelligence and hear about the cyber trends you need to watch.

Segment Resources:
https://www.ironnet.com/blog/what-is-attack-intelligence-and-why-do-you-need-it

Guest(s)

Michael Ehrlich

Michael Ehrlich – Chief Technology Officer at IronNet

Dr. Michael Ehrlich is the Chief Technology Officer at IronNet Cybersecurity. He brings over 20 years of experience to IronNet in offensive and defensive cybersecurity operations, cybersecurity-related public policy, and engineering design and integration. His cybersecurity expertise is grounded in 10 years of service at the National Security Agency (NSA), spanning engineering development, operations, and leadership positions.
Before coming to IronNet, Michael served as Chief of Operations for a defensive cybersecurity organization within NSA, defined and drafted significant portions of National Security Presidential Directive 54/Homeland Security Presidential Directive 23, also known as the Comprehensive National Cyber Initiative. He also previously led technology efforts at Blackbird Technologies (acquired by Raytheon) and spent time as a research faculty member at Johns Hopkins University.

Hosts

AdrianSanabria

Adrian Sanabria

@sawaba

Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security

LeeNeely

Lee Neely

@lelandneely

Information Assurance APL at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

TylerRobinson

Tyler Robinson

@tyler_robinson

Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc Security, Founder & CEO at Dark Element

2. Where to Start Your Passwordless Journey? – 03:30 PM-04:00 PM

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Description

Migrating off passwords and legacy authentication is a journey. Nok Nok has worked with global brands to incorporate passwordless, next-generation authentication into their consumer apps leading to significant improvements in onboarding, authentication success, speed and reduction in fraud among many other benefits. Learn how these organizations have mastered the transition.

Segment Resources:
www.noknok.com
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQIwOx2XCSE

Guest(s)

Jackie Comp

Jackie Comp – VP Sales at Nok Nok

@NokNokLabs

Jackie Comp is responsible for Worldwide Sales at Nok Nok where she leads sales strategy and execution. She has over 25 years of experience in enterprise sales and sales leadership in the high-tech industry. Her background includes scaling enterprise sales teams at larger organizations like Symantec, as well as earlier stage companies like PGP, FitLinxx and Navagate. She has deep domain expertise in solutions-oriented sales. Throughout her career, Jackie has focused on bringing solutions to customers and partners that are aligned with their goals, and deliver outstanding value. Jackie is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University and lives in Westchester County outside New York City. She is also an avid yogi.

Rolf Lindermann

Rolf Lindermann – VP Products at Nok Nok

@NokNokLabs

Dr. Rolf Lindemann is responsible for the development and strategy of the company’s products and solutions. Bringing more than 20 years of experience in product management, R&D and operations from the IT security industry, he has deep knowledge of security markets and technologies. Dr. Lindemann is one of the leading experts in FIDO and has been a frequent speaker at industry events. Prior to Nok Nok Labs, Rolf Lindemann worked as Senior Director Product Management at Symantec where he was responsible for research and product strategy on device authentication in smart grids and mobile networks. Before Symantec’s acquisition of TC TrustCenter, he was Executive Director Product Strategy at TC TrustCenter GmbH. Named to that position in 2009 he was responsible for analyzing market trends and aligning the overall product portfolio to new market opportunities. Dr. Lindemann received his PhD from the Technical University in Hamburg-Harburg and holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering.

Hosts

AdrianSanabria

Adrian Sanabria

@sawaba

Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security

LeeNeely

Lee Neely

@lelandneely

Information Assurance APL at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

TylerRobinson

Tyler Robinson

@tyler_robinson

Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc Security, Founder & CEO at Dark Element

3. Evil Encryption, CyberSec Funding, Market Downturns, & Crypto Muggings – 04:00 PM-04:30 PM

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Description

In the Enterprise Security News: The latest cybersecurity fundraising, We discuss the impact of the market downturn on the cybersecurity startup industry, Crypto muggings, Security researchers researching researchers simulating attackers, & Evil Encryption!

Hosts

AdrianSanabria

Adrian Sanabria

@sawaba

Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security

  1. FUNDING: Enterprise Data Protection Company Seclore Raises $27 Million
  2. FUNDING: Pangea Cyber Secures $25M Series A to Launch API-based Cloud Security Services for Application Builders
  3. FUNDING: StackHawk Raises $20.7 Million in Series B Funding for Developer-First Application and API Security Testing as Market Demand Soars for Better Security
  4. FUNDING: Investors Funnel Capital into Xage as Critical Infrastructure Organizations Take Action to Block Cyberattacks – $6M extension to $30M Series B. Total funding $60M. Aiming to secure ICS with Blockchain.
  5. FUNDING: BalkanID Unveils AI-Powered Identity Governance and Administration Solution for SaaS and Public Cloud Environments – $5.75M in Seed Funding. Uses AI to identify risky entitlements and simplify access review.
  6. FUNDING: Sunday Security Lands $4M to Protect the World’s Executive Teams Beyond the Enterprise Perimeter
  7. TRENDS: Meritech Capital / 2022 SaaS Crash
  8. TRENDS: Tiger Global & SoftBank Bet the Farm
  9. TRENDS: Clouded Judgement 5.13.22
  10. TRENDS: Crypto Muggings
  11. TRENDS: ‘Tourist’ investors haven’t fled VC, but there are signs of a tactical retreat
  12. STARTUPS: Scaling from $1 to $10 million ARR
  13. SQUIRREL: Targeted npm dependency confusion attack caught red-handed – Snyk, the second-largest cybersecurity unicorn, valued at nearly $9B thought it had caught some npm typo-squatting. In a hilarious turn of events, CodeWhite, a security consulting firm, informed Snyk that they actually stumbled across one of their red-team engagements!
  14. SQUIRREL: 666 Encryption!
LeeNeely

Lee Neely

@lelandneely

Information Assurance APL at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

TylerRobinson

Tyler Robinson

@tyler_robinson

Director of Offensive Security & Research at Trimarc Security, Founder & CEO at Dark Element