Advanced Threats Require Advanced DefensesTaylor Ettema of Palo Alto Networks on the Key Capabilities Needed in Response
Double-extortion ransomware. Supply chain attacks. Weaponized zero-days. It's an advanced threat landscape, and it requires advanced defenses. Taylor Ettema of Palo Alto Networks outlines the key capabilities today's security solutions require to step up against the adversaries' ongoing innovation.
In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Ettema discusses:
- The evolving threat landscape;
- Where adversaries are taking advantage of defensive gaps;
- Security capabilities required as part of modern defense.
Ettema is vice president of product management for internet security at Palo Alto Networks, the network security company that pioneered the next-generation firewall. He has managed a broad range of cloud-delivered security products including network intrusion prevention, malware sandboxing, web security and threat intelligence products throughout his over 10 years with the company. Before joining Palo Alto Networks, Ettema was a principal software engineer and principal investigator for electronic warfare research and development programs for Raytheon Space and Airport Systems in California.