Cyber-attacks have become an alarming reality today as they’re becoming increasingly sophisticated and dangerous. Unlike earlier security incidents, the new attacks are indiscriminate and attempt to destroy an organization’s IT infrastructure and environment.
- Understand the new threats landscape
- Choosing the right partner to combat new age Ransomeware
- Ideal properties of a firewall to combat Ransomeware
- What to ask your vendor (e.g. threat intelligence, experience, security operations center, etc.)
Welcome & Introduction, Apalak Ghosh, Principal Consultant, Emerging Technologies Research, InfoTech Practice, CMR
|1115||Safeguard your enterprise, Brook R. Chelmo, Sr. Principal Product Marketing Manager|
|1200||Closing remarks & attendee feedback|
SonicWall has been fighting the cyber-criminal industry for over 25 years defending small, medium size businesses and enterprises worldwide. Backed by research from the Global Response Intelligent Defense (GRID) Threat Network, our award winning real-time breach detection and prevention solutions, coupled with the formidable resources of over 10,000 loyal channel partners around the globe, are the backbone securing more than a million business and mobile networks and their emails, applications and data. This combination of products and partners has enabled a real-time cyber defense solution tuned to the specific needs of the more than 500,000 global businesses in over 150 countries.
Businesses today compete in an increasingly complicated and globally connected world. Cyber technology is both an enabler and an inhibitor as businesses adapt to this rapidly changing environment. As both businesses and the cyber landscape evolve, a new cyber arms race is emerging which puts organizations and their security solutions in the crosshairs of a growing global cybercriminal industry.
Providing more than just breach detection, SonicWall delivers automated real-time breach prevention that protects organizations from cyber threats including ransomware, IoT DDoS attacks and encrypted malware. Our next-generation cyber defense platform is built on a cloud-based multi-engine sandbox that captures malware to safely identify – and block – advanced threats. The SonicWall real-time breach prevention platform allows businesses to operate with less fear from cyber criminals, so you can do more business with less fear.
Brook R. Chelmo
Sr. Principal Product Marketing Manager
Brook handles all product marketing responsibilities for SonicWall security services and serves as SonicWall’s ransomware tsar. Fascinated in the growth of consumer internet, Brook dabbled in grey-hat hacking in the mid to late 90’s while also working and volunteering in many non-profit organizations. After spending the better part of a decade adventuring and supporting organizations around the globe, he ventured into the evolving world of storage and security. He serves humanity by teaching security best practices, promoting and developing technology
Principal Consultant, Emerging Technologies Research, InfoTech Practice, CMR
Apalak is a lead analyst with CMR’s software and IT services research practice, based out of Gurgaon (near New Delhi). In this role, Apalak is responsible for overseeing development of reports, carrying out in-depth market assessments and forecasts on new and emerging technologies like Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Green IT, DataCenter adoption amongst others. Apalak has led new research initiatives to study adoption of Cloud Computing and Virtualization amongst Indian enterprises. He is frequently quoted in the media on the subject of Cloud Computing and DataCenters on popular TV channels such as NDTV and in leading business publications such as The Economic Times and The Hindu Businessline. He also writes a blog on the theme of Green IT/Virtualization/Cloud Computing. In this capacity he carries forward his rich experience as Manager, Software and Services Research and Consulting Practice, IDC India. Prior to his current role, Apalak has worked with TNS India as a research analyst for two years, before which he was with TransAsia Solution Seekers, Indonesia as a consultant for a year. His experience spans across key research areas such as brand tracking, product / concept testing, quantitative and qualitative research, and consulting. He has a rich exposure to research techniques such as face-to-face and telephonic interviews, profiling and discussions with stakeholders across diverse industry verticals such as IT and Telecom, Consumer Packaged Goods and Automotive. Apalak completed his Master’s program in Business Administration from the ICFAIBusinessSchool, Bangalore, specialising in Marketing. Apalak also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Ranchi capital of the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand.