Today, your applications are your business, and they are also the gateway to your data for cybercriminals. Protecting your data, and your business starts by thinking app security first. We will discuss they most common attacks we are facing today -- from malicious bots and exploits to account takeover and credential theft to DDoS – and provide insight on how you can build out a comprehensive app-centric security program that will secure your applications and the data behind them.
Patrick Osewalt is a Senior Systems Engineer at F5 and serves as an evangelist for the company’s Security portfolio.
Patrick specializes in Network Security, Application Security, Distributed Denial of Service, Governance, Risk and Compliance. During his 20 year career as a Networking and Security Infrastructure Architect, he has held various customer facing roles at organizations like F5, Real Networks, and LoudEye. He has been recognized as a subject matter expert throughout his career, relating to issues from support engineers to CISO’s.
Chris Hammer has over 20 years of experience in information systems and security. During his career, he’s been responsible for conducting and supporting IT Business Operations and Information Security for public utilities, financial services, state and local government, healthcare and the software development industries. Prior to ANM, Chris was the Director of IT and Operations for SambaSafety where he provided leadership to the teams designing, implementing, and supporting the infrastructure, security, and DevOps services that delivered our SaaS-based solutions.