Ahmed Anas

Corporate Information Security Manager at EFG Hermes Holding

Application & Network Security

Session Tile | How to Turn your Enterprise Precious Security Controls into Useless Devices

Applying efficient security controls are becoming increasingly important to every company's defense-in-depth strategy. This session will cover the common bad practices that security admins do while architecting and configuring their security systems (e.g. WAFs, IPSs,..etc), The talk will be the essence of assessing hundreds of security devices.

Technical Workshop (Experts)

  • Ahmed Anas is a cyber-security professional who built and led teams of cybersecurity experts towards delivering mega projects in the MENA region with impressive results, with extensive experience in designing and implementing security infrastructure and applications. Ahmed has been engaged in many penetration testing and red teaming projects. His areas of experience also include risk assessment and GRC, incident handling and response, SOC implementation and forensics investigation. Ahmed earned his master’s degree in Computer Science from Cairo University with a thesis in the field of cybersecurity, the candidate is a SANS GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester, EC|CEH certified and IBM Certified Specialist – Rational AppScan Security Edition.