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OpenDNS CEO to Discuss Using the Cloud as a Security Solution at BoxWorks 2014 Conference

OpenDNS:

         

WHO:

David Ulevitch, CEO of OpenDNS, founded the company in 2005 with the goal of delivering a safer and faster Internet experience. Today OpenDNS is a leading provider of cloud-delivered security services for businesses. OpenDNS secures more than 50 billion transactions per day for 50 million end users and thousands of businesses worldwide.

 

Justin Somaini, Chief Trust Officer of Box is one of the industry’s leading cyber security experts. He was most recently CISO at Yahoo! where he was responsible for all aspects of Yahoo!'s Information Security strategy. Previously he was CISO at Symantec and VeriSign.

 

Rich Mogull, Analyst & CEO of Securosis, is a recognized expert in information security, physical security, and risk management. Prior to founding Securosis, he was a research vice president at Gartner. He has also worked as an independent consultant, web application developer, software development manager and systems and network administrator.

 

WHAT:

Cloud and mobility have created immense value for IT and end users, but adapting security controls to a de-perimeterized and decentralized architecture has proven difficult. But there’s a silver lining. The cloud can also be used as a security monitoring and enforcement infrastructure to address the challenges of distributed computing and make organizations more secure. Justin Somaini, David Ulevitch and straight-talking Rich Mogull will share how some organizations employ cloud as a security solution and the role cloud services are playing in this transformation.
 

WHERE:

Moscone Center - North. Room: 120-123. San Francisco, California. Session: Cloud as a Security Solution: Cloud Provider’s Role in Security Transformation
 

WHEN:

Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014, 5:00 PM PDT
 

HOW:

To schedule a conversation with David Ulevitch, contact Marc Gendron at [email protected] or 781-237-0341

 

About OpenDNS

OpenDNS is a leading provider of network security and DNS services, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime. The Umbrella cloud-delivered network security service blocks advanced attacks, as well as malware, botnets and phishing threats regardless of port, protocol or application. Its predictive intelligence uses machine learning to automate protection against emergent threats before they can reach customers. OpenDNS protects all devices globally without hardware to install or software to maintain. For more information, please visit: www.opendns.com.

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