Security SIG: The Future of Secure Remote Access with SSL VPNs



  • The Monthly Meeting of the Security SIG


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    Copy of Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise Developer Edition


    Main Presentation

    Karthik will discuss the latest technical developments in Virtual Private Networking using Secure Socket Layer and a standard web browser. Since SSL VPNs by-pass the need for dedicated VPN client software, it opens up new possibilities for secure remote access of data, and control of servers and other hosts. He will also discuss the latest innovations in SSL VPNs that have counter measures against key-loggers and other spyware that can compromise VPN security.



    Karthik Krishnan

    Karthik Krishnan is a Product Manager at Juniper Networks in the Application Security Group, where he is responsible for the SSL VPN product lines. Prior to Juniper, Karthik worked for Intel. Karthik started his career as a design engineer, playing a key role in the development of Intel's first Celeron microprocessor. Karthik Krishnan graduated with an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management in 2004, where he was an Austin Scholar. Karthik also has Bachelors in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India and Masters in computer engineering from the University of Southern California.

    Event Logistics


    Cubberley Community Center

    4000 Middlefield Road, Room H-1

    Palo Alto, CA


    6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments / Pizza

    7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Presentation and Discussion



    $15 at the door for non-SDForum members

    No charge for SDForum members

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    No registration required