Speaker Bio

Jesse Tadlock leads the decision automation team within Walmart’s information security department. His team provides data-driven services that enable risk-based vulnerability management for the company. Before Walmart, Jesse worked in the defense industry in incident response, vulnerability management and IT programs. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and holds an MBA from Boston University and a bachelor’s degrees in computer science and management information systems from the University of Arizona. In addition to his current role, he serves on the Arizona Cybersecurity Team – Technology Futures subgroup that advises the state on cybersecurity initiatives.

Information Overload: Vulnerability Management in a World with Too Much Data

3:45 – 4 p.m. CDT

Today we have more information on security flaws than any human can process. This talk will focus on practical ways to translate data into action. What are the key principles to drive action? How do security professionals use the abundance of data to prioritize and resolve issues?