Advanced Persistent Threats eSummit

Ira Winkler, CISSP is President of Secure Mentem and co-host of The Irari Report ( He is considered one of the world’s most influential security professionals, and has been named a “Modern Day James Bond” by the media. He performs espionage simulations against some of the largest companies in the World and investigating crimes against them, and telling them how to cost effectively protect their information and computer infrastructure. Ira also won the Hall of Fame award from the Information Systems Security Association, as well as several other prestigious industry awards. Most recently, CSO Magazine named Ira a CSO Compass Award winner as The Awareness Crusader.

David McNeely is vice president of product strategy at Centrify, where he works with customers to drive the product strategy and roadmap for Centrify's award-winning privilege identity management and identity as a service offerings. Mr. McNeely has worked in the identity and access management market for over 20 years, holding various product marketing and management positions at ActiveIdentity, AOL and Netscape. At Netscape he was the director of product management for the Directory and Security product line, where he first promoted the concept of a centralized enterprise directory for unified identity and access management.

As a solutions manager for Rapid7’s Incident Detection & Response offerings, Eric works closely with Metasploit, their penetration testers, and managed SOC to help security teams model their programs after the intruder attack chain. Eric brings a layer of behavior analytics and risk management from his many years in Asia as a professional poker player.

Katherine Teitler is the Director of Content for MISTI, where she is responsible for programming information security conferences, workshops, and summits. Katherine also writes on a variety of security topics for the company’s Infosec Insider, and contributes articles to third-party security media. Previously, Katherine was the Director of Content at IANS, where she built the research program for subscription clients, and has held various editorial and sales roles at CFO Research, Forrester Research, and Bitpipe (acquired by TechTarget).

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