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Is Identity Part of Your Deception Strategy?

Start Time

10:15AM EST

End Time

11:00AM EST

Attivo Networks

Presented By:

Attivo Networks

About the Session

Happy Cyber Deception Day! Deception has been an integral part of many companies’ strategies for years and that’s a good thing helping to bog down attackers and speeds detection.

Today we see that over 90% of attackers are going after Active Directory and related credentials. Does identity have a good fit in a deception strategy? This session will show how it fits and why it should be a focus.


Tony Cole

Tony Cole

Chief Technology Officer

Attivo Networks

Tony Cole has more than 35 years’ experience in cybersecurity and is the Chief Technology Officer at Attivo Networks responsible for strategy and vision.

Prior to joining Attivo Networks, he served in executive roles at FireEye, McAfee, Symantec, and is a retired cyber operator from the U.S. Army. Mr. Cole previously served on the NASA Advisory Council and the (ISC)² Board of Directors as Treasurer and Chair of Audit and Risk.

Today he serves on the Gula Tech Foundation Grant Advisory Board, helping the Foundation give back to the community to drive a more diverse cyber workforce, and TDI Security’s Advisory Board.

In 2014, he received the Government Computer News Industry IT Executive of the Year award, and in 2015 he was inducted into the Wash 100 by Executive Mosaic as one of the most influential executives impacting Government. In 2018 he was awarded the Reboot Leadership Influencer Award by SC Media.

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