In his first keynote as CEO of Symantec, Enrique Salem presented a new idea entitled "Operationalizng your Security" and talked about one of the tools in the Symantec Product set that can do this for you.
I learned a lot as I read through this speech. First I did not know he was the eighth software developer for Peter Norton Computing. After his first acquisition by Symantec, Mr. Salem left to go work at Brightmail and was once again acquired by Symantec.
As a side note it is great seeing a CEO of a tech company as large as Symantec also being someone who understands and uses technology.
But back to Operationalizing your security
Mr. Salem argues the current way of doing security is not working and backs it up with some interesting stats:
In 2008, we created more than 1.6 million new malicious code signatures. That’s more than
we’ve created in the last 17 years combined...
In the 30 minutes that I’m...