Episode 2: Security Software Powered by Threat Intelligence
Date: February 25, 2021
Guest: Wendy Thomas, Secureworks' President of Customer Success
Total Playtime: 23:13
CIOs and CISOs today face a human adversary with a lucrative business model that is empowered by shared tools such as ransomware. Threat actors are getting more creative every day, and they’re also leveraging software and data science techniques to refine and scale their attacks. However far technology advances, there will always be a need for human security expertise to provide insight and intelligence that enables us to find and protect against those threat actors and beat them at their own game.
Tune in as Secureworks President of Customer Success Wendy Thomas sits down with moderator Courtney Hughes to discuss the mutually beneficial relationship between machine learning and human intelligence, and how the two can best work together to beat the adversary at scale.
For more on this topic, check out Wendy’s blog on the value of security software powered by threat intelligence.
To learn more about the threat landscape and threat actor techniques, tactics, and procedures, listen to Secureworks Chief Threat Intelligence Officer Barry Hensley and President of Hathaway Global Strategies Melissa Hathaway previous Cybersecurity Advantage podcast episode “Simple Isn’t Always Easy,’ (S2: E1).