Patrick Hevesi

Patrick Hevesi

VP Analyst
Patrick Hevesi is a Vice President Analyst with Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) on the Security, Identity and Risk team. He provides critical guidance to CISOs, security architects and managers for more than 400 enterprises annually. Patrick is leading the new Cybersecurity Mesh Architecture(CSMA) topic and vision for the new way of defending against cyberwarfare. His other current security topics include mobile (OS and MTD), cloud (CASB), collaboration (O365) and overall cybersecurity strategy and architecture. He is well known for his deep technical knowledge and problem-solving skills to help organizations defend against the everchanging threat landscape. Patrick is the current Conference Chair for the Gartner US Security Summit as well as a key speaker at Gartner events worldwide. He is well published in both Gartner and leading industry publications such as WSJ, IDG, ZDNet, SearchSecurity, Computerworld as well as numerous security vendor blogs. Patrick has more than 20 years of experience in information security, with roles including CISO, security architect and competitive security lead.
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Monday, 12 September, 2022 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM BST
Workshop: The Gamification of Threat Modeling

Threat modeling helps identify weaknesses and vulnerabilities in a system design, aiding in the creation of relevant controls to address risks within a system. Attendees will play a threat modeling game to learn how to identify weaknesses within an application design.

Monday, 12 September, 2022 / 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM BST
Super Roundtable: How to Effectively Manage the Cyber Risks of the Cloud?

Cloud adoption is widespread, and many organizations are now cloud-first in their technology adoption. Join your peers for a discussion on cloud security challenges and the solutions that have been most effective. Participants are encouraged to share their experiences.

Tuesday, 13 September, 2022 / 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM BST
Technical Insights: Dark Data, Data Security's Biggest Miss

Astrophysics teaches that space is taken up by dark matter, little is known about it, but it's everywhere. The same holds true for data. This session covers what dark data is, the value or risk lurking within and what security and risk management technical professionals can do to shed light on it.

Tuesday, 13 September, 2022 / 03:30 PM - 04:00 PM BST
Technical Insights — Cybersecurity Mesh Architecture: The Next Generation of Security Architecture

This session will discuss the reference architecture and dive deep into how to build the cybersecurity mesh architecture (CSMA). We will discuss the evolution of best-of-breed to the new CSMA along with pros and cons of each approach. Finally, we will discuss the vendor landscape from larger security vendors with full stacks to open source/distributed CSM solutions.

Wednesday, 14 September, 2022 / 03:30 PM - 04:00 PM BST
Crossfire Debate: Cloud Firewall — Native vs. Incumbent —The Battle Begins

Migrating resources to IaaS tenants opens up questions on how to provide network security. This session presents security and risk management technical professionals with guidance on when the appropriate option would be an incumbent firewall vendor versus a cloud-native firewall.

Join us to hear from Gartner experts and thought leaders.