REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anomali, the leading provider of threat management and collaboration solutions, announced today that General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.), will deliver the keynote speech at its third annual Detect ’18 conference. The event will take place from September 19-21, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
The theme for Detect ‘18 is “Threatbusters,” with over 35 sessions focused on the latest cybersecurity threats and developments, and how organizations can stay protected. The event brings together IT leaders, threat analysts, security operations personnel, CISOs and CSOs from a wide variety of industries, offering a unique opportunity for cybersecurity professionals to exchange ideas, techniques and intelligence.
“General Colin Powell’s experience in national security is unrivalled, giving him an extraordinary perspective on the geopolitical and security landscape,” said Hugh Njemanze, CEO of Anomali. “We created the Detect conference to bring together preeminent cybersecurity experts and members across the community, along with leaders like General Powell, to engage, share and learn about the industry’s most pressing concerns. We are honored to have General Powell presenting this year.”
Powell served the U.S. in military and government positions for more than 60 years, first as a member of the United States Army, where he rose to the rank of Four-Star General. He was appointed as National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton, and as the 65th Secretary of State to President George W. Bush. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for Bloom Energy and Salesforce, and acts as a strategic advisor to Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm.
Registration for Detect ‘18 is now open. Find out more about the event at: https://www.anomali.com/detect-18
The Anomali suite of threat intelligence solutions empowers organizations to detect, investigate and respond to active cybersecurity threats. The award-winning ThreatStream threat intelligence platform aggregates and optimizes millions of threat indicators, creating a "cyber no-fly list." Anomali integrates with internal infrastructure to identify new attacks, or search forensically over the past year to discover existing breaches, and enables security teams to quickly understand and contain threats. Anomali also offers STAXX, a free tool to collect and share threat intelligence, and provides a free, out of the box intelligence feed, Anomali Limo. To learn more, visit www.anomali.com and follow us on Twitter: @anomali.