Video: Brian Robison – The Tools and Techniques of Real-World Threat Actors

The integration of BlackBerry and Cylance came to fruition with the release of technology meant to protect mobile devices in addition to desktops and servers.

We met up with BlackBerry’s Chief Evangelist Brian Robison at the New York Stock Exchange, where BlackBerry were announcing their new Mobile Malware Report, Mobile Malware and APT Espionage: Prolific, Pervasive, and Cross-Platform, and the debut of CylancePROTECT® for Mobile.

About Brian Robison

Brian Robison has over 20 years of cybersecurity experience. As Chief Evangelist at BlackBerry, he is focused on educating and inspiring the world. Robison hosts live Hacking Exposed events, where he demonstrates the tools and techniques of real-world threat actors.

Brian is a regular speaker at industry events such as RSA, Black Hat, and thought leadership forums like ISC2 Think Tank. He is highly sought after to speak at partner events.

Prior to joining BlackBerry, Robison worked to defend organizations from mobile security threats, spending three years as a Director at Citrix XenMobile and two years driving enterprise strategy at Good Technology. Brian also spent over six years at McAfee, leading efforts to modernize ePolicy Orchestrator with a special focus on endpoint security. During this time, he also managed vulnerability and policy compliance solutions.

His early career ranges from a six-year period with Tripwire, Inc., to cutting his professional teeth in consumer electronics at Diamond Multimedia. 

About Matt Stephenson

Insecurity host Matt Stephenson (@packmatt73) leads the broadcast team at BlackBerry, which puts him in front of crowds, cameras, and microphones all over the world. Twenty years of work with the world’s largest security, storage and recovery companies has introduced Stephenson to some of the most fascinating people in the industry. He wants to get those stories told so that others can learn from what has come before.

Every week on the InSecurity Podcast, Matt interviews leading authorities in the security industry to gain an expert perspective on topics including risk management, security control friction, compliance issues, and building a culture of security. Each episode provides relevant insights for security practitioners and business leaders working to improve their organization’s security posture and bottom line.

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