Alex Holden


Track: Big Data Security; Solutions for Keeping Your Big Data Safe

Topic: Using Threat Intelligence to Learn and Build Defenses Against Hackers

A unique view of a hacker culture and forces behind cybercrime. How to align your defenses against the enemy that does not play by the rules? Behind-the-scenes introduction to black markets and a deeper dive into defense techniques to make yourself an undesirable target.

Bio: Alex Holden is the founder and CISO of Hold Security. Holden is credited with the discovery of many high profile breaches including Adobe Systems, initial vendor breach that led to the discovery of the JPMorgan Chase breach, and the independent discovery of the Target breach. Considered one of the leading security experts, he regularly voices his professional opinion in mainstream media.