2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Cyber Survival for Startups and Entrepreneurs

Sunday, March 13
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400-402
500 E 4th St


Developing great technology ideas, building your MVP and raising capital comes easy for many tech entrepreneurs launching their "next big thing". Unfortunately, as many organizations find out, attackers always seem to have the upper hand against startups with limited resources and no dedicated security staff to protect them. This session will dive into the world of cyber crime with early stage companies as the focus. We'll discuss the various types of adversaries you're likely to face, how they will attack, and what they will steal along with innovative techniques you can immediately use to defend yourself and your startup from an event that can quickly result in an exit of the wrong type.

Hashtags: #sxsw #SXSWCyber


Nicholas Percoco at SXSW

Nicholas Percoco

VP/Strategic Svcs


Nick has nearly two decades of experience building and running security programs and services. At Rapid7 he leads a team that advises customers on how to mitigate and respond to threats using data-...

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