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Chris Sullivan

North American SE Director: Channels

Check Point

Speaker Bio

Anthony (Tony) Sabaj is currently the Director of Channel Security Engineering for North America at Check Point, with over 20 years of experience in the Information/Network security filed. Tony has been at Check Point since 2002 in a variety of sales and technical roles in the sales organization in 15 years at Check Point, including starting and building the Channel Team at Check Point. Prior to joining Check Point Tony was a Senior Product Manager at Telenisus, a startup MSSP/VAR in Chicago. In 2001 the MSSP business of Telenisus was sold to Verisign to start their MSSP business and the VAR business was sold to Forsythe to start their Security Practice, Tony joined Forsythe shortly after that acquisition as a Security Consultant and Certified Check Point trainer. Tony started his career with Arthur Andersen/Andersen Consulting, building their worldwide IP network, designing the security controls for the firm and helping build their external Security Consulting Practice.


Are You Ready for Gen V Security?

Wednesday, October 17 | 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

In 2017 we saw unprecedented cyber-attacks carried out as large-scale, multi-vector mega attacks that inflicted major damage on businesses and their reputation. Looking back, it is easy to identify the different generations of both attacks and security solutions. Today’s attacks are the most advanced and impactful we have ever seen, as we find ourselves in the midst of the 5th generation of cyber-attacks. However, the security deployed by most businesses is generationally lagging behind and incapable of protecting against such attacks. Specifically, while we are facing the 5th generation of attacks, most businesses only have 2nd or 3rd generation security.