Steelgaarden Lounge (at Fegley’s Bethlehem Brew Works)
559 Main St #001, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Wednesday, January 18th
Head of Cyber Evangelists – Office of the CTO – Check Point Software Technologies, Ltd.
Brian Linder is an Emerging Threats Expert and Evangelist in Check Point’s Office of the CTO. For 20+ years, Brian has been an advisor at the C-level to firms big and small in financial, legal and telecommunications, on next generation cybersecurity solutions and strategies for cloud, mobile, and network.
Brian has held multiple Security Engineering, Evangelist and Account Executive roles over his 16-year stint at Check Point, keynoted at Cyber events nationally in 2020, hosted CyberTalk Keynotes at Check Point’s national CPX events, and has appeared on CNBC, FOX, ABC, CBS, and NPR for Check Point. Brian holds a B.S. in computer science from Drexel University and an M.S. in Information Science from the Pennsylvania State University.
Senior Business Development East Coast
AVANAN Cloud Email Security Platform
For the past decade, Roberto has helped enterprise clients secure their environments. Today Roberto helps clients secure their email systems with Avanan. A modern and cloud-first all-SaaS architecture built from the ground up. Avanan replaces the need for multiple tools to secure the entire cloud collaboration suite, with a patented solution that goes far beyond any other Cloud Email Security Supplement.
Avanan catches the advanced attacks that evade default and advanced security tools. Its invisible, multi-layer security enables full-suite protection for cloud collaboration solutions such as Office 365™, G-Suite™, and Slack™. The platform deploys in one click via API to prevent Business Email Compromise and block phishing, malware, data leakage, account takeover, and shadow IT across the enterprise.
Sal has worked with numerous businesses over the past 20 years as Territory Manager, General Manager and recently as the Chief Sales Officer of Corporate Partnerships for the New York Yankees Triple-A Affiliate SWB Railriders.
Sal joined The Teneo Group in 2020 bringing with him a wealth of knowledge in helping businesses grow. He provides a unique perspective of Cybersecurity from the Executive Level and how organizations can protect that growth.
Sal understands first-hand the business risk associated with cybersecurity and the significant impact it has from a reputation and financial standpoint.
With over 6,000 cyber security professionals, Check Point provides the latest tools for enterprise for Network, Cloud, Workforce, Endpoint and Mobile. The Check Point Research Team provides leading cyber threat intelligence to Check Point Software customers and the greater intelligence community. The research team collects and analyzes global cyber attack data stored on ThreatCloud to keep hackers at bay, while ensuring all Check Point products are updated with the latest protections.
Leading the Threat Intelligence Community
The research team consists of over 100 analysts and researchers cooperating with other security vendors, law enforcement and various CERTs. Their data sources includes open sources, the ThreatCloud network and dark web intelligence. Internally, the team has developed their own machine learning modules, anomaly detection, reverse engineering, and campaign hunting techniques that all assist in staying ahead of hackers and the latest cyber threats.