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Addressing the Human Element

PhishMe's Belani on Strengthening Security's Weak Link
Addressing the Human Element

At the heart of recent high-profile breaches ... is phishing. Why can't we get a handle on these schemes and get better at stopping them? PhishMe CEO Rohyt Belani on how to strengthen security's weakest link.

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In an interview conducted at RSA Conference 2015, Belani discusses:

  • The 'phishing gap;'
  • Why people are not the weakest link;
  • Merits of new security solutions.

Belani has over 13 years of experience in the information security industry with prior roles including co-founder & CEO of Intrepidus Group (acquired by NCC Group), Managing Director at Mandiant, Principal Consultant at Foundstone (acquired by McAfee), and Researcher at the Software Engineering Institute. He has served as an Adjunct Professor at Carnegie Mellon University and is a contributing author for Hack Notes - Network Security and Extrusion Detection: Security Monitoring for Internal Intrusions.

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Tom Field

Tom Field

Vice President - Editorial, ISMG

Field is an award-winning journalist with over 30 years experience in newspapers, magazines, books, events and electronic media. A veteran community journalist with extensive business/technology and international reporting experience, Field joined ISMG in 2007 and currently oversees the editorial operations for all of ISMG's global media properties. An accomplished public speaker, Field has developed and moderated scores of podcasts, webcasts, roundtables and conferences, and he has appeared at RSA Conference and on various C-SPAN, The History Channel and Travel Channel television programs.

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