This presentation will briefly cover the current state of cyber threats, then transition to best practices for protecting networks from attack. Based upon 20 years of experience as a Special Agent of the FBI, Mr. Watkins has seen countless examples of what works in network security, as well as what doesn’t work. You’ll be able to take this information home and improve your security posture. You are at war and the weapons attacking you can be deadly. You need battlefield intelligence, technology, and the right talent to effectively fight this war. The enemy is well-trained, experienced, and determined to win. You should be the same.