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Security trends to follow at Black Hat USA 2019

July 30, 2019


Black Hat USA 2019 is just around the corner! Selecting which sessions to attend from among the conference’s jam-packed catalog of training sessions, panels and briefings can be a daunting task without a clear strategy. In the run-up to every conference, we compile a list of the most engaging content and identify the most compelling cybersecurity trends highlighted in the agenda.

We have seen a telling shift in emphasis between the 2018 and 2019 Black Hat USA agendas, as the focus moves away from new attack vectors to devising improved approaches to closing long-standing security gaps. Recent high-profile breaches attributed to existing security gaps, such as those affecting Facebook, First America, and Quest Diagnostics, have inspired a return to security basics.

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