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StarLink Hosts 7th Annual IT Security Roadshow across Middle East, Turkey and Africa in April 2017

With the focus on Threat Hunting and Analysis: A New Approach to Cybersecurity

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 - Dubai, UAE – StarLink, the region's trusted IT security-specialized "True" Value-Added-Distributor (VAD) presents its 7th Annual IT Security Roadshow taking place in 9 countries across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META), namely Kuwait, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Egypt, South Africa, Turkey and UAE in the month of April.

This multi-city event will see the top Information Security professionals from across various industries in the region attend to gain perspective into the latest IT Security trends and updates from vendor experts including Attivo Networks, LogRhythm, LinkShadow, FireEye, Ixia, ForcePoint and VMware.

Over the course of this conference, these key vendors, along with StarLink, will showcase how the new approach of Threat Hunting and Analysis is fundamental to Cybersecurity. The vendors will highlight how they address the theme with deception, security intelligence, next-generation threat protection and software-defined datacenter security respectively.

The event will also serve as a platform to discuss IT Security challenges, and network with industry peers.

Nidal Othman, Managing Director, StarLink said: “Enterprises and government entities are exponentially increasing their cybersecurity spending in 2017 as the cyberattacks become more rampant. Our Roadshow this year will provide visibility into the benefits of Threat Hunting and Analysis, to assist organizations proactively identify potential attacks before they happen, and enhance
incident response capabilities by combining security tools, analytics, threat intelligence and machine-learning.”