Security for the Cloud you don’t yet own – Cloud First
Richard will be introducing Cloud First a research paper co authored with Palo Alto Networks but also exploring why there is a need, now more than ever to build out security for the cloud you have now and the clouds you will operate in the future.
Now working permanently for the Cloud Security Alliance and based in the United Kingdom, Richard has a background in security stretching back over two decades. Heading up security strategy for leading global organisations including CGI and most recently six years with Red Hat. Open Source veteran and co-founder of SmoothWall the filtering company in 2001 and the Linux project of the same name a year earlier. A former UK Government CLAS advisor working with GCHQ and the UK MoD including the first ever use of CSA CCM controls in the classified and defence space globally. Richard writes a regular security column in the UK and has presented over 140 episodes of his security radio show since 2012 talking to the leading global lights in the security world.