RSAC Micro Interview – Plextrac & Gravwell – Corey Thuen, Daniel DeCloss – ESW #174
Dashboards are a great way to enable junior security analysts to be more effective when trying to discover security events. Cory Thuen is the Founder and CEO of Gravwell, and they want to your logs, all of your logs. Gravwell's solution allows you to run queries and create dashboards that lead to actionable events. Cory explains how this works and even how customers are using Gravwell to collect logs on-premise and in the cloud. Vulnerabilities and exposures come from many different sources. Plextrac allows you to bring in data from anywhere and track those findings across your entire organization.
Corey Thuen is a founder of Gravwell and has spent over a decade doing cybersecurity at places like Department of Energy national labs, Digital Bond, and IOActive. That experience is now driving development of a full-stack analytics platform built to alleviate pain points he personally experienced from inflexible tools.
Dan has over 15 years of experience in cybersecurity. Dan started his career in the Department of Defense and then moved on to consulting where he worked for various companies. Prior to PlexTrac, Dan was the Director of Cybersecurity for Scentsy where he and his team built the security program out of its infancy into a best-in-class program. Dan has a master’s degree in Computer Science from the Naval Postgraduate School with an emphasis in Information Security. Additionally, Dan holds the OSCP and CISSP certifications.