Micro-segmentation as we know it today has gone through several stages in the last few years, moving from a rising trend for securing software-defined data centers to a full-blown cyber security technology and a top priority on the agenda of nearly every CISO. In this blog we examine the GuardiCore journey to becoming the best micro-segmentation solution.
About Sharon Besser
Sharon is VP of Products at GuardiCore, responsible for driving product strategy for the company. He is an accomplished data and network security expert with successful track record combining deep technical hands-on excellence with market vision to incubate new solutions and develop next generation technologies. Prior to GuardiCore Sharon was the co-founder of Publicom (acquired by Comsec), co-founder of EyeOTee Inc., VP Technologies at Net Optics (acquired by IXIA), VP of products strategy at Imperva, Director of security solutions at Check Point, and Director of security products at Websense. Sharon holds a BSc degree in Computer Science, Mathematics and Geography from Bar Ilan University.
Entries by Sharon Besser
Last week, the GuardiCore team participated at the 2018 Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in National Harbor, MD. This year we were honored to be named as a Cool Vendor in the June 2018 Gartner, “Cool Vendors in Security for Midsize Enterprises” report.
Law firms are increasingly the target of cyber attack. Cyber criminals recognize law firms as vaults of proprietary sensitive corporate data and as such optimal target for cyber security attacks. From the Panama Papers to DLA Piper, 2017 was one of the most challenging cybersecurity years for law firms and there is no indication that this trend is slowing down in 2018.
Next week, GuardiCore will participate at the RSA Conference in San Francisco for the 3rd consecutive year. It is an important event for the larger Cyber and Network Security community and can be seen as the litmus paper for analyzing market trends and more important, understanding current and future needs.
Congratulations to our friends at Dropbox that announced earlier last week plans to raise $500 million through an initial public offering . Well done!
The Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) continues to gain popularity among our customers due to its many advantages and benefits when deployed within the modern data center infrastructure.
Today, we publicly announced the latest Centra 3.0 release: version 24 which includes many important enhancements for all its solution use cases: breach detection, flow/process level visibility, and micro-segmentation.
Do you remember the Data Protection Directive 95/46 EC ? Probably not, and for a good reason: This 1995 European Union (EU) directive regulates the processing of personal data within the EU. Compliance throughout the years has been mandatory but its enforcement section was weak, keeping the risk of non-compliance for companies at low rates. […]
More Notes and Takeaways from Gartner’s Security and Risk Management Summit This is the second post in a series about “things that I observed and learned at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit”. In this post I will focus on some “product” aspects of the conference. (Missed the first blog? See it here) Gartner […]
Last week Gartner held its annual Security and Risk Management Summit in National Harbor, MD, few miles away from Washington D.C. Much like the RSA Conference, this event is becoming a “must” for security and risk management leaders. While the presentations and discussions in San Francisco (RSA) focus on technology and implementation best practices, at […]