Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
John Studarus

John Studarus
Technical Risk, Compliance, and Security Advisor, JHL Consulting

Website | @john_studarus

John Studarus is technical risk, compliance, and security advisor at JHL Consulting. John has more than 20 years of software product development across the finance, high tech, government and healthcare industries, which has included working with internal and external technical teams, business partners, customer, internal compliance and legal to lead the product direction of large-scale cloud-based solutions. John’s areas of focus include software and product development, security best practices, compliance and cloud computing, and operational security and technical risk management and auditing. Previously, he led development of security dashboards and portals for use within DISA and the US Department of State and software and product management for AT&T, Leidos, and Akamai.


1:30pm–5:00pm Monday, October 30, 2017
Tools and processes
Location: Sutton North
John Studarus (JHL Consulting), Cynthia Thomas (Midokura)
John Studarus and Cynthia Thomas demonstrate how to service-chain traffic through multiple security functions using virtualization and software-defined networking (SDN). John and Cynthia walk you through configuring and modifying layer 2 service chains with open source cloud security tools to monitor and block malicious traffic originating from a network of virtual machines. Read more.