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Indegy Expert will Discuss Insider Threats in Industrial Environments at Second Annual CyberSecurity International Symposium
[November 06, 2018]

Indegy Expert will Discuss Insider Threats in Industrial Environments at Second Annual CyberSecurity International Symposium

Indegy, a leader in industrial cyber security, today announced that Michael Rothschild will present a session on addressing the insider threat to industrial networks at the second annual CyberSecurity International Symposium on November 13, 2018 in Chicago, IL.



Michael Rothschild, Senior Director of Product Management at Indegy, has more than 20 years of experience in IT security. Prior to his role at industrial security vendor Indegy, Michael worked in product management and marketing roles with Thales, RSA, SafeNet (now Gemalto), Dell, Juniper Networks (News - Alert) and Radware.


A recent study by Indegy Labs found that 86% of executives responsible for industrial security rated insiders as the biggest security threat to their organizations. In this session, Michael will present the three most common forms of insider security threats including sabotage, human error and account compromise. He will explain how each is carried out and the risks they pose in operational technology (OT) environments. In addition, Michael will present a best practices framework for protecting OT networks from these threats that includes risk assessments, activity monitoring and OT/IT security unification measures.



CyberSecurity International Symposium Conference Chicago, 525 South State Street, Chicago, Illinois



Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 1:00-1:30 PM CST


To schedule a conversation with Michael Rothschild contact Marc Gendron at or 781-237-0341. For more information or to register, visit:


About the CyberSecurity International Symposium
The Second Annual CyberSecurity International Symposium is a full-day, focused educational forum in which to network with leading cybersecurity professionals, innovators, enterprise CIOs and regulators who are on the front lines of securing critical business and infrastructure networks. The Symposium will examine the latest technologies for enhancing cybersecurity and reducing risk, as well as best practices and key lessons learned to date in the ever-evolving challenge to ensure end-to-end security for organizations of all varieties. More information:

About Indegy
Indegy, a leader in industrial cyber security, protects industrial control system (ICS) networks from cyber threats, malicious insiders and human error. The Indegy Industrial Cyber Security Suite arms security and operations teams with full visibility, security and control of ICS activity and threats by combining hybrid, policy-based monitoring and network anomaly detection with unique device integrity checks. Indegy solutions are installed in manufacturing, pharmaceutical, energy, water and other industrial organizations around the world. For more information visit and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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