Host: Converging Network Group (CNG)
Subject: Mission-Critical VoIP Security for SMEs
Let’s not get too relaxed. Most routine phone calls among employees may seem harmless and not tasty bait for a hacker. However, other calls may include sensitive and confidential information, which could expose your company to a cybercriminal.
From DDoS attacks, Spam over Internet Telephony (SPIT) and Vishing, it is important that you understand the complexities and plan ahead.
This 1-hour VoIP security clinic will cover current telephony threats, planning and mitigation.
Brian Dean has a distinguished career in pre-sales engineering support serving both Enterprise and SMB markets. In his role as a Field Solutions Architect at Fortinet he is responsible for enabling and educating partners in the security space. This is done through the onboarding of new partners, facilitating a data driven sales cycle, and offering individualized support.
Brandon Harms, Director of Cybersecurity Sales Engineering, Ascend Technologies. Brandon has spent the last two decades in the IT industry and has held network and security engineering positions for large telecom, DoD, and enterprise organizations throughout the US. He has obtained many industry certifications during his career, including CISSP, GPEN, CCNP, and C|EH. After a decade of security, network, and telecom engineering, and three years as a penetration tester, he took on the role of CTO for an MSSP. For last six years he has been a cybersecurity consultant specializing in security operations center effectiveness. Brandon holds a BA in Philosophy and currently resides in Charleston, SC.