Douglas Santos

Douglas Santos

Douglas Santos

Security Strategist | FortiGuard Labs

With close to two decades working with Networking and Security on a daily basis Douglas has spent a great deal of time researching, designing, implementing and troubleshooting leading edge solutions.

Douglas has been on the front lines of the cyber security battle long enough to truly understand the threat landscape and is able to bring his knowledge and insights to a broad audience. His current work as a Security Strategist utilizes these experiences and skills to understand how the attack surface is expanding and the threat landscape is shifting and what this means for enterprises and individuals alike.

Working closely with both development and product management teams, Douglas has deep insight into the current and future technologies being developed at Fortinet, and their competitors, and can provide valuable insight when discussing how mitigation technologies work to stop threats in their tracks.

As a researcher for FortiGuard Labs, Douglas is also helping to shape the future of cyber threat intelligence, working with machine learning and big data to deliver contextual, actionable security intelligence to the Security Fabric.

Presentation:  The Evolution of File-less Ransomware