Breach Notification , Incident & Breach Response , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development

Global Incident Response: Defenders Fight Back

VMware's Chad Skipper on How Responders Are Stepping Up
Chad Skipper, global security technologist, VMware

API attacks are up, and lateral movement has become the new battleground. But VMware's latest Global Incident Response Threat Report shows that responders are starting to step up and fight back against attackers. Chad Skipper, a global security technologist at VMware, tells how and shares key findings from this new report.

In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Skipper discusses:

  • Findings from VMware's new report;
  • How responders are starting to fight back;
  • Why lateral movement is the new battleground - and how to defend it.

Skipper works in the Network and Advanced Security Business Group at VMware. He has more than 25 years of experience in information security and has played a significant role in the security design and architecture of endpoint, network, cloud and hosted security services at Lastline, acquired by VMware; Cylance, acquired by Blackberry; Dell and Cisco. Skipper is a co-author of "Next-Generation Anti-Malware Testing for Dummies." He is U.S. Air Force veteran.

About the Author

Tom Field

Tom Field

Senior Vice President, Editorial, ISMG

Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its team of journalists. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.

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