Territory Manager and Senior Expert, McAffee (U.S.A.)
Octavian is currently the Territory Manager of Intel Security (McAfee) for Romania, Bulgaria and Moldavia. He holds a BSc and a MSc from the Polytechnics University of Bucharest. He has a genuine passion for excellency, driven in both his career and private life. As a professional, he proves highly skilled in evaluating markets and identifying untapped opportunities through forging new business relationships.
Previous roles include General Manager and founder of both Avnet Technology Solutions Romania and ZyXEL Communication Romania. On a personal side, his deep interests go in Music, Photography, Healthy living and Information Technology with a focus on Information Security.
The Modern Battleground – fighting threats with collaboration and automation
There is no silver bullet to fight threats. Cybercriminals have more money and tools than ever to conduct important campaigns towards their targets. They are in for profit but their victims and customers are diverse. Also there is a blurred line between white and black hat hackers as vulnerabilities are changing hands for hefty sums. We try to make an analysis of the modern, ever dynamic battleground and propose solutions of collaboration and automation between actors and different components of a security architecture.