Cory Retherford is an experienced information security practitioner and information technology thought leader with more than 20 years of experience. He has led many large data access and security stewardship projects through successful adoption.
As a Solutions Engineer for Spirion, Cory provides architectural expertise to augment and expand upon data stewardship using Spirion to meet compliance and reduce the risk of data loss by implementing controls such as data classifications and user awareness.
Prior to Spirion, Retherford spent 17 years in Higher Education in management and as an architect. His vast real world operational data security experiences in varied environments will bring insight to the discussion around the complex process to secure data.
Specializing in security architecture and data management. SANS certifications and (ISC)² Member and certifications. 20 years as an IT professional with focus in data security and operational data security risk reduction. Real world solutions implementation experience in large and complex environments.
With 90% of organizations feeling vulnerable to insider attacks and a majority of organizations confirming insider attacks against their organizations in the past 12 months, insider threat proves to be even more virulent than malicious attacks by actors beyond your network walls. On your payroll in one way or another, these dissatisfied employees, corporate spies and the like, have the means to harm your business. These insiders also have the ability to cause harm without meaning to! This panel will enlighten you on what insider threat & corporate espionage put at risk in your business. You will learn how identify threats inside your business (malicious and accidental) and leave with strong takeaways that will allow you to fortify your company defenses.
Moderated by Sean O'Brien, President & CEO, @RISK Technologies, Inc.