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The Significance of PAM and Identity Security in Navigating Trends & Cyberthreat Landscape

December 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm AST

In the upcoming session, we will delve into the difficulties encountered by cybersecurity leaders in effectively managing security risks within intricate and ever-changing environments. This discussion will specifically address the challenges posed by Remote Work, Vendor Access, Elevation of Privilege, Vulnerability Awareness, and the Expansion of Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Infrastructures.

We are pleased to have Chris Hills, Chief Security Strategist at BeyondTrust, as our speaker. Chris will provide valuable insights on emerging market trends related to identity and privilege, as well as the principles of zero trust security. Additionally, he will share a decade’s worth of Microsoft vulnerability knowledge and shed light on the constantly evolving cyber insurance market.

Furthermore, Chris will explore the composition of Privilege Access Management and its significance as a risk mitigation strategy. Attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of what privilege access management entails and the key factors to consider when implementing it.

We encourage you to join us for this informative session, which promises to offer valuable insights into the complex world of cybersecurity risk management.

Meet the Presenter

Christopher Hills

Chief Security Strategist, BeyondTrust

Christopher L. Hills has more than 20 years’ experience as a Technical Director, Senior Solutions Architect, and Security Engineer operating in highly sensitive environments. Chris is a military veteran of the United States Navy and started with BeyondTrust after his most recent role leading a Privileged Access Management (PAM) team as a Technical Director within a Fortune 500 organization. In his current position, he has responsibilities as a Chief Security Strategist (America’s) working with Customer, Marketing, and Executives on Thought Leadership, Market Trends, Company Vision and Strategy reporting to the CSO. Chris has held the Deputy CTO and Deputy CISO role since starting with BeyondTrust. In his free time, Chris enjoys spending time with his family on the water boating, supporting his son’s football career as a senior, going to the sand dunes and offroading.



December 12
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm AST
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Beyond Trust