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Improving Security Requires Reducing Complexity – Jamie Butler – ESW #165

December 12, 2019

 

 

Jamie Butler is the Tech Lead at Elastic. The vast majority of breaches are not launched by nation states or foreign militaries, but individuals and cyber crime groups with varying degrees of experience, often looking for weaknesses in enterprise systems or processes. One of the primary reasons these actors are successful is the complex web of technologies deployed across enterprise networks by defenders in the search for a security panacea that does not exist. This discussion will focus on ways an organization can reduce complexity and improve security efficiency and scale.

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Improving Security Requires Reducing Complexity

Hosts

[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Jeff Man Jeff Man - Sr. InfoSec Consultant[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Matt Alderman Matt Alderman - CEO[/caption] [caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Paul Asadoorian Paul Asadoorian - Founder & CTO[/caption]

Guests

[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignleft" width="120"]Jamie Butler Jamie Butler - Tech Lead, Elastic Security[/caption]

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