5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Arrival and Networking
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Presentation (see the description below)
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Drinks and Networking (Sponsored by CSA Triangle Chapter)
Title: Securing Your Digital Assets in the Cloud: Introducing CNAPP - Cloud Native Application Protection Platform
Abstract: As the financial sector accelerates its cloud adoption, it's crucial to address the security implications and challenges that arise. Join us in this session as we explore the profound impact of cloud adoption on the financial industry and shed light on the critical importance of cloud security. In this talk, we will delve into the specific security challenges faced by businesses operating in the cloud and provide actionable insights to mitigate risks effectively. Our focus will be on introducing CNAPP (Cloud Native Application Protection Platform), a cutting-edge solution designed to tackle these challenges head-on. Discover how CNAPP empowers organizations to secure their cloud-native applications, protect sensitive data, and ensure regulatory compliance. Gain valuable insights into the comprehensive security features offered by CNAPP, including robust threat detection, intelligent risk management, and enhanced incident response capabilities. Don't miss this opportunity to strengthen your cloud security strategy and safeguard your valuable digital assets. Join us as we unveil CNAPP and explore the future of cloud-native application protection.
Speaker: Eric Adams
Speaker bio: Eric Adams is a seasoned professional with a strong background in security and IT. He began his career at HP in 1996, where he played various roles and spearheaded the development of the FedRAMP Fortify SaaS cloud, achieving FedRAMP JAB authorization in 2015. At IBM, Eric served as the FedRAMP Strategist for IBM Watson and Cloud, streamlining the process of creating system security plan packages for 30 SaaS applications. As a CISO, he led global teams at Kyriba and MX.com, ensuring compliance with SWIFT payment, ISO 27001, SOC1/SOC2, and PCI standards. Eric now brings his expertise to Lacework as a field CISO, focusing on cloud security software platforms.