Qualys bringing new prescription for security to Black Hat and DEF CON 2019

At this year’s Black Hat, Qualys is bringing a new prescription for security — the company is providing its Global IT Asset Discovery and Inventory application to businesses for free. This tool is helping businesses to understand what is going on within their global hybrid-IT environment, and to improve their overall security and compliance posture.

Qualys Black Hat DEF CON 2019

Be sure to stop by Qualys’ booth #204 to learn more about how the application is helping businesses make better decisions using enriched asset data, and how Qualys’ end-to-end platform gives businesses a real-time, global view of their IT, security and compliance posture for comprehensive breach prevention and immediate incident response.

In addition to demos, Qualys will also have a significant presence at Black Hat and DEF CON. While you’re at the show, be sure to stop by the following talks:

A New Prescription for Security

WHO: Chris Carlson, VP, Product Management, Qualys
WHAT: Chris will present real-world lessons learned and practical tips on how IT and security teams are leveraging software solutions to identify assets, risks, threats, and vulnerabilities and how they’re mitigating these challenges across on-premises, user endpoint, cloud, containers, and hybrid workloads. More information can be found here.
WHEN: August 7 from 11:30 – 12:20pm
WHEN: Black Hat, Business Hall Theater B

Hachi: An Intelligent Threat Mapper

WHO: Parmanand Mishra
WHAT: Parmanand will provide an overview of how Hachi uses the data provided by ATT&CK to map the symptoms of malware on the ATT&CK matrix, and why Hachi is a great addition to an analyst or company’s armaments. More information can be found here.
WHEN: August 9, 2019, 10:00 – 11:50 a.m. PT
WHEN: DEF CON, Sunset 5 at Planet Hollywood

Phishing Simulation

WHO: Jyoti Raval
WHAT: Jyoti will demonstrate a phishing simulation tool to increase phishing awareness and understanding by providing an intuitive tutorial and customized assessment to assess people’s action on any given situation without performing actual phishing activity. More information can be found here.
WHEN: August 9, 2019, 12:00 – 1:50 p.m. PT
WHEN: DEF CON, Sunset 5 at Planet Hollywood

Srujan: Safer Networks for Smart Homes

WHO: Parmanand Mishra and Sanket Karpe
WHAT: Parmanand and Sanket will discuss Srujan, a new type of network segregation system, based on Raspberry Pi, that can be easily deployed on home networks, and how it can help mitigate risk and address the challenges around the plethora of potentially vulnerable IoT devices being deployed in smart homes. More information can be found here.
WHEN: August 10, 2019, 10:00 – 11:50 a.m. PT
WHEN: DEF CON, Sunset 4 at Planet Hollywood