O'Reilly 2016 Security Conference - PerimeterX presenting on Detecting and Blocking Advanced Bot Attacks

Ido Safruti to Lead Session on Detecting and Blocking Advanced Automated Attacks

SAN MATEO, CA – Oct 26, 2016 - PerimeterX, a provider of behavior-based web protection technology, today announced that Ido Safruti, CTO and co-founder of PerimeterX, will deliver a session at the O'Reilly Security Conference in New York City on how to detect and block advanced automated attacks. This tutorial on Monday, October 31 at 9:00am EDT targets security professionals who seek to understand the threats posed to their websites by harmful bots, and offers them an opportunity to learn how to block these bots while maintaining a high-quality customer experience.


Ido Safruti, CTO and Co-founder at PerimeterX Ido Safruti is CTO and a Co-founder of PerimeterX, which delivers a behavior-based web security service that detects malicious behavior and blocks automated attacks. Ido's background spans cloud and highly-scalable infrastructure at leading-edge firms including Akamai, Cotendo and Metacafe, as well as the cyber security unit of Israeli Intelligence.


Grand Ballroom West New York Hilton Midtown 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York, 10019


Monday, October 31, 2016, 9:00am-12:30pm EDT

Session Details:

•The Industrial Age of Website Bots - How to Detect and Block Automated Attacks Description: Bots are a reality, and it's hard to separate your users and good bots (e.g. search) from the bad ones, including brute-force, fraud-enabling, and scrapers. Ido Safruti of PerimeterX will review how bots work, show how to operate a few common bots, and - most importantly - demonstrate how you can detect and block malicious activity while enabling your users and good bots to work uninterrupted.

Attendees Will Learn About:

•The threats represented by malicious bots, and how they operate •Open-source tools and techniques to detect and better manage bots •Ways to block harmful bot activity, while allowing human customers and "good bots" to work unimpeded •How to analyze web behavior across three layers -- users, applications, and networks -- to protect both your infrastructure and your business Register at: https://conferences.oreilly.com/security/network-data-security-ny/public/register

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