Unscripted: 3 Security Leaders Dissect Today's Top TrendsEdna Conway, Wendy Nather and Michelle Dennedy on SASE, CIAM and Supply Chain Risk
No script, no filter: Just Microsoft’s Edna Conway and Cisco’s Wendy Nather gathering with privacy leader Michelle Dennedy to discuss the impact of the SolarWinds supply chain attack and to play Buzzword Mystery Date with secure access service edge, customer identity and access management, and "passwordless" authentication. Are these cybersecurity trends dreamboats or duds?
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In a video interview with Information Security Media Group, this panel reunites to discuss:
- Supply chain risks in the post-SolarWinds attack era;
- The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the development of security products;
- Shaping our present and future: SASE, CIAM, going passwordless and beyond.
Conway, who is Microsoft's vice president of global security, risk and compliance for Azure, creates strategies for secure digital platform operations. She drives a comprehensive architecture across Azure's hardware and systems.
Nather is head of the advisory CISO team at Duo Security, now part of Cisco. Previously, she was research director at the Retail and Hospitality ISAC, where she was responsible for advancing the state of resources and knowledge to help organizations defend their infrastructures from attackers.
Dennedy, co-founder and CEO of Zen Data Privacy, is the former CEO of DrumWave. Previously, she was vice president and chief privacy officer at Cisco.
For the previous installment in this series, see Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity and Privacy in the 'New Now.'