Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott

Solutions Engineer


company overview

VMRay is focused on a single mission: to help enterprises protect themselves against the growing global malware threat. The company’s automated malware analysis and detection solutions help enterprises around the world minimize business risk, protect their valuable data and safeguard their brand.

VMRay’s founders, Dr. Carsten Willems and Dr. Ralf Hund, were early pioneers in malware sandboxing, developing breakthrough technologies that continue to lead the industry. They founded VMRay to transform their academic research into practical solutions for making the online world a safer place.

Today, VMRay offers most comprehensive and accurate solution for automated analysis and detection of advanced threats. Combining reputation and static analysis with groundbreaking sandbox technology, the VMRay Platform delivers unparalleled evasion resistance, noise-free reporting, and massive scalability. It empowers security team to handle the growing volume and diversity of threats with far greater speed and precision.

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Speech Topic & Synopses
Building a Cybersecurity Program – Customer Success Story

Organizations are often not prepared to address the cybersecurity risks that digital business initiatives introduce. In this session we discuss how the security team at Valvoline Inc., a leading worldwide supplier of premium branded lubricants and automotive services, has developed a cybersecurity program that creates unity across all the tools in their ecosystem.

You will learn:

  • Characteristics of people needed in the cybersecurity program
  • The iterative process of Detection/Response, Collection, Testing, and Deployment
  • The workflow of a cybersecurity program
  • How to choose and implement the right tools for your environment