Khalid Abu Baker

Corporate Sales Director

Kaspersky Lab Middle East

Khalid joined Kaspersky Lab in 2010 as Corporate Sales Director covering the Middle East. His main role is to plan and develop the company’s corporate business across the region, and increase the awareness and demand for its products.

Khalid’s role includes assisting the partners and customers to align with the overall firm strategy. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab, Khalid was the sales manager at Emirates Computers in UAE, responsible for developing converged technologies solutions. Before that he worked with Qatar Datamation Systems (Emitac) in Qatar where he was responsible for developing the business for HP, Microsoft, Oracle and Cisco. Khalid holds bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering/Communication from Jordan University of Science and Technology.

Speech Topic & Synopses
Cyber-what?: what’s driving malware development

Regaining control of your IT Infrastructure Governments globally have seen a slew of network intrusions and cyber-attacks over the past several years. Many intrusions into networks are not being detected due to a complex set of malware techniques used to perform them. There are many options exist to protect the network but it’s a really tough task to create protection against unknown threats. This presentation will cover innovative technological approach and related actions that government IT services can take to eliminate major network intrusion risks and regain strong control of their IT infrastructure.