Events , Governance & Risk Management , Network Firewalls, Network Access Control
Cybersecurity and the Power of ObservationFarsight Security's Paul Vixie on the Value of Real-Time Contextual Data
Defense starts with awareness. And Dr. Paul Vixie of Farsight Security says awareness begins with tactical observations that can be gleaned from scanning Internet traffic. Vixie details how real-time contextual data can bolster security.
In a video interview recorded at Infosecurity Europe in London, Vixie, CEO of Farsight - and an Internet Hall of Fame inductee - discusses:
- The observations that Farsight provides to customers;
- How customers use those observations;
- The rise of state-sponsored crime and how to react;
Vixie designed, implemented and deployed several Domain Name System protocol extensions and applications that are used throughout the Internet today, including dynamic update, network reputation and BIND open-source software. He is currently the CEO of Farsight Security Inc. Vixie was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame in 2014.