Avast's Security Evangelist Luis Corrons spoke about how companies can build resilience and manage the threat of cyberattacks as they become more high profile and damaging to public and private sector organisations. He also discussed how to establish a cross-sector response to cyber risk, and how the industry can build better barriers against an increasing danger.
Luis Corrons has been working in the security industry since 1999, specifically in the anti-malware field. In 2018, he signed up with Avast as their Security Evangelist. Previously he was the Technical Director at PandaLabs, the malware research lab at Panda Security.
Luis has always been involved in malware investigations, such as the shutdown of the Mariposa botnet or the Operation Oil Tanker.
Luis is a top-rated industry speaker, speaking at events like HackInTheBox, APWG, AVAR, Virus Bulletin, and Security BSides. In addition to being Avast’s Security Evangelist, Luis is a WildList reporter, a member of the Board of Directors at AMTSO (Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization) and a member of the Board of Directors at MUTE (Malicious URLs Tracking and Exchange).