Session 17: Protecting Your Web Applications in a Multi Cloud World
To be Presented by F5
Speaker: Chad Fazio, Sales Engineer, F5
3:30 PM - 4:15 PMTue
Santa Fe Room
Description: Please join us for a conversation on the challenges of application security in a hybrid cloud environment. In this session we will discuss the difficulties presented to organizations considering a multi cloud deployment and the tools available for them to protect their applications, no matter where they are running. Our discussion will focus on the Web Application Firewall, or WAF. We'll review it's current capabilities against the existing threat landscape as well as discuss what future techiniques may be required to continue to protect against tomorrow's threats. Finally, we'll consider how we can ensure consistent policy and protections no matter where our applications are hosted.
Expected Outcome: A better understanding of a WAF's capabilities and limitations, and the future capabilites that may be required to protect against tomorrow's threats.
Intended Audience: Information Security Executives, Information Security Practitioners, Information Technology Practitioners