Cloud Compliance for Financial Services

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In today’s world, financial service businesses rely on communication technology that enable rapid and secure sharing of information. The very nature of financial systems requires that information about the availability of funds be discoverable and accurately tracked. At the same time, the important factors of customer privacy, security and protection have resulted in a multitude of government regulations (GLBA, PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank) for these companies. CipherCloud’s expert can discuss a four-step framework (Discover, Protect, Enable, Monitor) that financial institutions can use as guidelines to comply with industry requirements for protecting data in the cloud.


Willy Leitcher, Global Director of Cloud Security and Senior Director of Product Marketing at CipherCloud

With over 20 years of experience helping Global 1000 companies meet security and compliance challenges, Leichter leads CipherCloud’s efforts to evangelize new models for cloud security, and translate that into product requirements, and market positioning. He has extensive experience in a range of IT areas including cloud platforms, B2B applications, network security, data loss prevention, email security. Leichter is a frequent speaker on cloud and IT security issues at industry events in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. A graduate of Stanford University, he has held marketing and product management positions in the US and Europe, at CipherCloud, Axway, Websense, Tumbleweed Communications, and Secure Computing (now McAfee).