Defender Spotlight: Keith Barros, Seton Hall University

March 2, 2021 | 1 minute read

Top-tier defender Keith Barros of Seton Hall University discusses the successes SHU has achieved with a deployment of Cybereason solutions to secure endpoints and ramp-up students to Level1 Analyst level performance.

As the threat landscape evolves and becomes more complex, Seton Hall was a first-mover in adopting a solution that provides them with unmatched visibility, detection and contextualized response. 

Join us and our friend Keith Barros, Sr. Director Information Security and Service Management, to hear directly from the source about how the implementation of Cybereason has positively impacted their human security resources.



Specifically, Keith covers:

- Security challenges in the higher education space

- How SHU up-levelled students to defenders

- The role of a MalopTM in a modern cyber defense strategy

- From-the-field advice on reducing noise and FPs

- Additional ways Cybereason can secure today’s digital environments

For more details, check out the Seton Hall Customer Case Study here (PDF).

About Keith Barros, Senior Director of Information Security, SHU

keith-barrosKeith Barros (@barroske)has over 30 years of IT executive management and information security experience in numerous industries. He has led the cybersecurity initiatives at Seton Hall University for over 13 years. 

Along with overseeing the cyber security function at Seton Hall, Keith works alongside his academic colleagues to create a student security analyst program which has cyber security students work with Seton Hall’s cybersecurity professionals. 

Keith has also been an adjunct professor teaching graduate and undergraduate classes in technology. He has a B.S. in Management Science from Kean University and an M.B.A in Marketing from Seton Hall University.

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