Brian Contos
CISO
Over the last two decades Brian helped build some of the most successful and disruptive security companies in the world. He is a seasoned executive, board advisor, security company entrepreneur and author. He was recently featured in a cyberwar documentary (5 Eyes) alongside General Michael Hayden (former Director NSA and CIA).
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting Splunk with Verodin SIP
Product Tutorials
Security Instrumentation for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Environments
Office of the CISO
Does Your Leadership Leverage Security Metrics for Business Decisions?
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting Network Segmentation with Verodin SIP
Office of the CISO
Black Hat Verodin Shaking It Up
Office of the CISO
24 Months at Verodin
Verodin Culture
Happy Ada Lovelace Day from Verodin!
Security Highlights
Cybersecurity is an Embarrassment of Riches
Office of the CISO
Verodin Helps to Enforce Security during Mergers and Acquisitions
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting ArcSight with Verodin SIP
Office of the CISO
Validating Your MSSP’s Technical Effectiveness and SLAs
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting Endpoint Security Tools Against Mimikatz
Office of the CISO
CEO calls CISO: "Are We Safe?" What Happens Next Will Blow Your Mind
Security Highlights
Measurement Matters
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting Network Security
Office of the CISO
What Football Teaches Us About Cybersecurity
Security Highlights
Moving from "Security Sucks" to "Security Doesn't Suck"
Verodin Culture
Is Originality Dead in Cybersecurity?
Office of the CISO
Environmental Drift and Continuous Security Validation
Office of the CISO
The Modern CISO's Demand for Cybersecurity Rationalization
Verodin Culture
Global Headquarters in Tyson Is Now Open!
Office of the CISO
Trust But Verify: Verodin Allows You to Do Both
Security Highlights
Communicating Security in the Heartland of Minnesota
Office of the CISO
Security Tools Are Too Unpredictable to Take Chances
Product Tutorials
Effectiveness of Snort with Verodin SIP
Office of the CISO
Defensive Regression in Cybersecurity
Office of the CISO
SIEMs Sometimes Suck
Office of the CISO
Inadequate Intelligence Integration
Office of the CISO
Cybersecurity and the Pacific Northwest
Office of the CISO
Practicing Cybersecurity Like Football – A Video
Office of the CISO
What Some Cybersecurity Vendors Don't Want You To Know
Office of the CISO
RSA Security Conference: To Booth or Not to Booth
Office of the CISO
Before You Buy Another Cybersecurity Buzzword
Office of the CISO
The 89th Academy Awards and Incident Response Process
Office of the CISO
You Won't Believe This One Simple Hack to Steal Data
Office of the CISO
Coronas, Burritos, and Security -- Oh My!
Office of the CISO
Congrats – You're the New CISO... Now What?
Office of the CISO
5 Essential Security Principles That Could Save You $4.83 Billion
Office of the CISO
Forget Cyber – What About Radioactive Boars & Other Dangerous Beasts
Office of the CISO
We're Hiring! Get Out of the Sarlacc Pit
Office of the CISO
Security Tools Overload is Bad Business
Office of the CISO
Crosslink Capital and Verodin
Office of the CISO
Marketing, Meat, and Mayhem
Office of the CISO
Sensational, Shocking and Sexy vs. Security
Product Tutorials
Weaponizing PCAPs for Security Assessments
Office of the CISO
Seeing Through Security Snake Oil
Office of the CISO
Every CISO: "Tell Me What's Working and What's Not."
Office of the CISO
What's the First Security Product You Ever Used?
Office of the CISO
Security Effort ≠ Security Effectiveness
Office of the CISO
Cisco and Verodin
Office of the CISO
Verodin is Presenting at the Department of Justice Cybersecurity Symposium
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SIEMs Can Suck... and Other Stories from the Security Sarlacc Pit
Office of the CISO
DOJ Event: Security Beyond Assumptions
Office of the CISO
Verodin, Optiv and some Denver Beer
Office of the CISO
Security Controls Validation For Internal Auditors – Top 5 Needs
Office of the CISO
The KGB, Clif Bars, and Peer 150
Office of the CISO
UK CIO Event – Verodin and vARMOUR
Office of the CISO
Here's to the Crazy Ones
Office of the CISO
Elevating Offensive Red Teaming with SIP
Office of the CISO
Optiv, Verodin SIP, and Houston, Texas
Office of the CISO
Red Teaming Made Modern with SIP – Top 5 Tips
Security Highlights
Cisco and Verodin – Live in Las Vegas
Office of the CISO
Evaluating Your Existing Security Solutions with SIP
Office of the CISO
Making Your Cybersecurity Team the Best of the Best with SIP
Office of the CISO
Cisco Live Las Vegas
Office of the CISO
Verodin and Cisco Live Day II
Office of the CISO
Precise, Practical POCs
Product Tutorials
Supercharge Your DLP from POC to Production with SIP
Office of the CISO
Validating Advanced Malware Protection
Office of the CISO
Conversations with Chicago CISOs
Office of the CISO
Picking the Best Product
Verodin Culture
Regress? No Way
Office of the CISO
Black Hat Las Vegas & Verodin: It Begins
Office of the CISO
Black Hat Verodin Customer Appreciation Party
Office of the CISO
Black Hat Verodin... Boom!
Office of the CISO
Validating Cybersecurity Efficacy
Verodin Culture
Escape Room Verodin Style
Verodin Culture
Boston and Art Coviello
Office of the CISO
Environmental Drift: "What We've Got Here is Failure to Communicate"
Office of the CISO
Pitfalls of Layered Security
Verodin Culture
Verodin CEO Chris Key – Rolling Up His Sleeves & Delivering Straight Talk in Indiana
Verodin Culture
Verodin Takes On Budapest
Verodin Culture
Verodin Names Chief Revenue Officer Robert Potter
Office of the CISO
Optiv and Verodin Take On Oklahoma
Office of the CISO
Art Coviello on the Urgent Need for Instrumented Security
Verodin Culture
Security, Sequences, and Szechuan
Verodin Culture
Verodin Takes On Brazil
Verodin Culture
Verodin – Team Brazil
Verodin Culture
Verodin LATAM Party (Porto Alegre Brazil)
Verodin Culture
Verodin with Guns 'N' Roses in Brazil
Security Highlights
Verodin and Anomali at Detect 2017
Office of the CISO
Structure Security at Verodin – Be There or Be [ ]
Security Highlights
Verodin, Cylance, and Deloitte at ISSA Los Angeles
Security Highlights
Women in Cybersecurity and Ada Lovelace Day
Security Highlights
Verodin Southern California Roadshow
Security Highlights
Hot Dog, Not Hot Dog – Secure, Not Secure
Office of the CISO
Data Privacy and Security Forum + Verodin
Security Highlights
API Security Conference for Oil and Gas + Verodin
Security Highlights
Cybersecurity and Sports
Product Tutorials
Instrumenting Palo Alto Next-Generation Firewalls with Verodin SIP