The Future Of Cyber Security – From a friendly Hackers perspective
In 2022, Cyber Security is no longer about protecting secrets. It is about our way of life that relies on digital technology, everywhere: from clouds to smartphones, from medical facilities to stock markets and everything in between – and it matters to all of us. In the past 2 years, threat actors have innovated faster than ever before, even using “growth hacking” tricks to increase the impact of their criminal enterprises. At the same time, our own connected lifestyle and digital footprint keeps changing at breakneck speeds.
How can we prepare for what comes next? By learning from hackers! Keren Elazari, Security researcher, TED Speaker and Friendly hacker, joins us for a conversation on emerging security threats, new attack techniques and innovation lessons we can learn from hackers.
About Keren Elazari
Internationally recognized speaker, researcher and author on all matters of cyber security.
Born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel, Keren Elazari is an internationally recognized security analyst, researcher, writer and speaker. Since 2000, Keren has worked with leading Israeli security firms, government organizations, big 4 and fortune 500 companies. Keren covers emerging security technologies as an independent strategic advisor, working with international tech giants and innovative startups.
In 2014, Keren became the first Israeli woman to speak at the prestigious TED Conference. Keren’s talk has been viewed by millions, translated to 30 languages, and chosen for TED’s ‘Most Powerful Ideas’. To date, Keren’s TED talk is still one of TED’s most watched talks on the topic of security and hacking. Keren holds a CISSP certification, an MA in Security Studies, and is a senior researcher at the Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center at Tel Aviv University and a faculty member of Reichman University, Israel’s leading private university.
Keren is the founder of two nonprofit organizations: Israel’s largest security community – BSidesTLV, and the global Leading Cyber Ladies, a professional network for women in cyber security.