Machine Learning in Security: Detecting Signal in the Vendor Noise

SAN MATEO, Calif. – June 20, 2016 – Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, today announced it will discuss the value of Machine Learning for email security solutions in its upcoming webinar, Machine Learning in Security: Detecting Signal in the Vendor Noise. The webinar will take place on Thursday, June 24, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. PT.

Machine Learning is a critical component for security solutions today. However, the term ‘Machine Learning’ is often misused and claims around its applications are often misleading. In this webinar, Agari CTO Vidur Apparao will discuss the application of Machine Learning for security, provide guidance regarding the best ways to evaluate Machine Learning claims in security solutions, and explain how security buyers can make better, more informed decisions regarding their technology solutions.

Webinar: Machine Learning in Security: Detecting Signal in the Vendor Noise
Date: Thursday, June 23, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. PT / 12:00 p.m. ET
To register: click here

Vidur Apparao is the CTO of Agari, responsible for product development and building cloud-based scalable data architectures to solve today’s email security problems for both the consumer and enterprise. He also works closely with the engineering team to represent the company’s technical point-of-view to the security community and associations. Throughout his career, Apparao has built industry-leading products and platforms that involve cloud scaling, SaaS, Big Data, APIs, mobile and web applications. Prior to joining Agari, Apparao was the CTO at LiveOps, where he transformed the company into a leading cloud contact center platform. He also held senior positions at Netscape, America Online, Slim Devices and Kaleida Labs. Always on top of the latest security trends and threats, Apparao recently published a blog about Machine Learning: Demystifying Machine Learning: Making Informed Security Decisions.

About Agari
Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, is trusted by leading Fortune 1000 companies to protect their enterprise, partners and customers from advanced email phishing attacks. The Agari Email Trust Platform™ is the industry’s only solution that ‘understands’ the true sender of emails, leveraging the company’s proprietary, global email telemetry network and patent-pending, predictive Agari Trust Analytics to identify and stop phishing attacks. The platform powers Agari Enterprise Protect, which help organizations protect themselves from advanced spear phishing attacks, and Agari Customer Protect, which protects consumers from email attacks that spoof enterprise brands. Agari, a recipient of the JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation Award and recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor in Security, is backed by Alloy Ventures, Battery Ventures, First Round Capital, Greylock Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and Scale Venture Partners. Learn more at http://www.agari.com and follow us on Twitter @AgariInc.

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