Training: 8–9 November 2016
Tutorials & Conference: 9–11 November 2016
Amsterdam, NL
Ido Safruti

Ido Safruti
Cofounder and CTO, PerimeterX

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Ido Safruti is the cofounder and CTO at PerimeterX, which is building a behavior-based web security service. Previously, Ido headed a product group in Akamai focusing on web performance and scalability. Ido joined Akamai through the acquisition of Cotendo, where he led product and strategy. His earlier roles include GM in charge of product engineering and operation, R&D manager, chief scientist, and head of engineering at various companies and the Israeli intelligence, where he focused on high-capacity, large-scale web and network services and cybersecurity systems.


13:30–17:00 Wednesday, 9 November, 2016
Tech, tools, and processes
Location: E102 Level: Beginner
Ido Safruti (PerimeterX), Ariel Sirota (PerimeterX)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 6 ratings)
Bots are a reality, and it’s hard to separate your users and good bots (e.g., search) from the bad ones (brute force, fraud, scrapers, etc.). Ido Safruti and Ariel Sirota review how bots work, explain how to operate a few common bots, and, most importantly, show what you can do to detect and block malicious activity while enabling your users and good bots to work uninterrupted. Read more.
16:45–17:25 Thursday, 10 November, 2016
Tech, tools, and processes
Location: G102 Level: Beginner
Ido Safruti (PerimeterX), Tomer Cohen (
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 6 ratings)
Using social logins is a good way to boost security. However, this often makes site owners complacent, skipping security measures they still need to maintain. Ido Safruti and Tomer Cohen explain how attackers have found ways to exploit this and bypass the auth providers’ defenses, attacking some of the world’s largest services, and demonstrate how to protect yourself from such attacks. Read more.