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. However, those deployments lack some of the capabilities that are needed to address the threats that are introduced when moving away from hardware desktops to a virtual environment. […]
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
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 […]
Everyone has something to write about ransomware. One can not open a mobile device or a news site without getting notification about some new ransomware-related content. There’s a good reason: The recent events, media attention and to a certain degree, the public’s panic around the WannaCry ransomware attack are driving a lot of interest and even increase the […]
We are very proud to announce the immediate availability of Release 19 of the GuardiCore Centra Security Platform. This version contains many enhancements and new capabilities. Existing and new Centra security administrators will like the dashboard enhancements, workflow improvements and additional features. Our system integration partners and service providers will enjoy the new deployment tools […]
Today we are excited to publicly announce the immediate availability of GuardiCore Centra version 2.5 release 18. A major release that provides many important capabilities, some of them are uniquely combined together, running in different customer sites in production for a long period of time.
VMworld 2016 is about to begin this week. Unlike previous years, the US event will take place in hot Las Vegas, Nevada. One of the key objectives of 20,000 and some attendees is to learn about new virtualization and Data Center technologies as the Data Center is being transformed, changed and converged. Modernization is the […]
The first week of July provides a great opportunity to celebrate. At GuardiCore we like to celebrate, especially with new releases and product achievements. Several weeks ago we started deploying the latest version of our flagship product Centra, with first controlled upgrades taking place for our SaaS customers. The new Centra 2.0 release 16 is […]