In this session, Hed Kovetz of Silverfort, will discuss the growing need for extending modern authentication and access policies in a more holistic and unified manner to block identity-based attacks. He will explain how Unified Identity Protection can consolidate security controls across corporate networks and cloud environments to monitor access of users and service accounts across both cloud and on-premise infrastructure, analyzes risk in real time, and enforce adaptive authentication and access policies.
Hed Kovetz is the CEO and Co-Founder of Silverfort, the provider of agentless next-generation authentication solutions. Prior to founding Silverfort, Hed served in product leadership positions at Verint, where he led the company's nation-scale cybersecurity platform and won the company's innovation competition for his patent-pending inventions. Hed previously served as a Group Leader at the 8200 elite cyber unit of the Israel Defense Forces, where he received the unit's excellence awards and the Chief of Intelligence Corps Award for Innovation. Hed holds an LL.B. from Tel Aviv University.