Tag - CISO Erdal

Microsoft Offers ‘Insights for the Progressive CISO’ to Cyber-Security Pros in Oman

Microsoft recently hosted the third edition of its popular CISO Executive Series in Oman, where industry experts and Chief Information Security Officers gathered to share and discuss current trends in cybersecurity. The event, held at Hormuz Grand in Muscat, was titled “Insights for the Progressive CISO”, and allowed the region’s security professionals to engage in candid exchanges with some [...]


Intelligent security is key to fight sophisticated threats

By : Adelle Geronim tahawultech.com/ Intelligent security is increasingly becoming vital as GCC CISOs continue to battle against increasingly sophisticated threats, according to experts. Erdal Ozkaya, Cybersecurity Architect at Microsoft, said, “An alarming number of regional organisations are still using outdated strategies and authentication models, even as international headlines continue to illustrate the intensity of the ongoing battles against bad actors.” Ozkaya [...]


Interview With Erdal Ozkaya, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer

Can you please introduce yourself to security Kaizen magazine readers (bio, experience, history) ? Erdal is an Australian IT Security Guru with business development and management skills who focuses on Cyber Security, Penetration Testing, IT Auditing and sharing his real life skills as a Lecturer/ Trainer and is currently working as Chief Information Security Officer at EMT. Erdal has the following qualifications: Master [...]


emt conducts seminar for Avira channel partners

By ADELLE GERONIMO emt Distribution has announced that it had recently conducted a seminar for channel seminar for its dedicated Avira channel partners. Erdal Ozkaya, Chief Information Security Officer, emt Distribution, presided over the seminar with his presentation on ‘Data Security and its Importance’which saw a packed attendance from leading channel partners from UAE. The seminar was designed at spreading the awareness and [...]


Erdal Ozkaya Addresses Microsoft Azure roadshow

emt Distribution, the leading global value added distributor in Middle East today announced that its CISO, Erdal Ozkaya was among the key speakers at Microsoft Azure roadshow that was held recently at Abu Dhabi and Bahrain. He will also be addressing the similar roadshow in Kuwait on 2nd June 2015. Azure is the Microsoft cloud platform, which nothing but a growing [...]