Hackers Are Targeting Your Firmware. Are You Ready? – John Loucaides – ESW #223

83% of businesses have experienced at least one firmware attack in the past two years - and yet most organizations lack visibility into this attack surface. We'll discuss why hackers are increasingly targeting firmware and what enterprises need to do to detect and prevent these attacks.

Segment Resources:

Assessing Enterprise Firmware Security Risk in 2021 - https://eclypsium.com/2021/01/14/assessing-enterprise-firmware-security-risk-in-2021/


The Top 5 Firmware Attack Vectors - https://eclypsium.com/2018/12/28/the-top-5-firmware-and-hardware-attack-vectors/

Request a demo of the Eclypsium platform - https://eclypsium.com/

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John Loucaides
John Loucaides
VP Federal Technology at Eclypsium

John Loucaides is the VP of Research and Development at Eclypsium, the comprehensive cloud-based device security platform that protects enterprise devices all the way down to the firmware and hardware level. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, the company was named to Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s Most innovative Security Companies for 2020, the CNBC Upstart 100 list, and Gartner’s Cool Vendor list for Security Operations and Threat Intelligence. John has extensive history in hardware and firmware threats from experience at Intel Corporation and the United States government. At Intel he served as the Director of Advanced Threat Research, Platform Armoring and Resiliency, PSIRT, and was a CHIPSEC maintainer. Prior to this, he was Technical Team Lead for Specialized Platforms for the federal government.


Paul Asadoorian
Paul Asadoorian
Founder at Security Weekly
Adrian Sanabria
Adrian Sanabria
Director of Product Management at Tenchi Security
Tyler Shields
Tyler Shields
CMO at JupiterOne
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