Where Security Needs to be in Your Application Layer

Justin Somaini, Chief Security Officer at SAP challenges the room of Cyber experts, entrepreneurs and thought leaders to face the reality of more progressive, sophisticated and targeting attacks by innovating security at the application mode.
Somaini shares four areas of focus for what he believes will help enterprise technology better leverage advances in tech to identify vulnerabilities and prevent against attacks.

Tel Aviv 2016
Justin Somaini
Chief Security Officer
Before joining SAP in 2015, Justin was Chief Trust Officer at Box, the world's leading enterprise software platform for content collaboration. In his position he was responsible for working globally and collaboratively across Box's growing customer base, technical-operations, and business-development teams to ensure the company is consistently delivering on its information security commitments, investing to meet the rapidly evolving security environment, and building transparent, deeply trusted relationships with its customers.

Prior to Box, Justin held the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Yahoo!, driving security planning and operations for the company. Prior to Yahoo!, he was CISO of Symantec. He developed the company's Information Security Enterprise Risk Management process, worked cross-functionally to manage critical incidents to resolution, and drove implementation of controls for both a significant threat environment and regulatory needs. In addition to his roles at Yahoo! and Symantec, Justin was Director of Information Security at Verisign and an advisor to Qualys, Palo Alto Networks, Sentinel Labs, SourceClear, Solve Media, and others.