MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwired - June 07, 2016) - SS8, the time machine for breach detection, today announced the company will exhibit and present during the 2016 Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, held June 13-16, 2016 in National Harbor, MD.

In a session titled, "Applying Historical Analytics in Software Defined Networks (SDN) to Close the Breach Detection Time Gap," Faizel Lakhani, president and COO of SS8, and Edward Amoroso, CEO of Tag-Cyber and former CSO of AT&T, will guide the audience through a discussion of the challenges that exist in breach detection within software-defined virtual networks, and what techniques should be applied to overcome these obstacles.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 12:45 p.m.

WHERE: Prince George Hall D, Theater C, Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, 201 Waterfront St., National Harbor, Maryland.

WHAT: Historical analysis of communications for cyber threat is an effective means for security protection. Advances in virtualization combined with behavioral hunting techniques, deep packet inspection, and virtualized managed security services present an opportunity to address today's challenges in applying threat analysis of data in SDN environments. This session will explore what challenges exist in communications visibility in software-defined virtual networks, and what techniques should be applied to overcoming those challenges.

Breach Detection and Forecasting Demo
Demonstrations of the recently announced SS8 BreachDetect solution will be available in SS8 Booth #1205. SS8 BreachDetect uses new methods of network visibility, learning and automation to accelerate and simplify the breach-hunting journey -- past, present and future.

About SS8
SS8 is a time machine for breach detection. SS8 applies today's knowledge to history to find breaches now that you did not know about before. By generating, storing and analyzing months, and even years, of enriched intelligence from all communications flows, SS8 customers benefit from unprecedented content- and context-aware insights that allows them to find the threats that matter most. SS8 is trusted by six of the world's largest intelligence agencies, five of the 10 largest communications providers and two of the world's largest critical infrastructure entities. Learn more at

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