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Oliver Tavakoli

Chief Technology Officer at Vectra AI

Oliver Tavakoli is chief technology officer at Vectra. Oliver is a technologist who has alternated between working for large and small companies throughout his 25-year career – he is clearly doing the latter right now. Prior to joining Vectra, Oliver spent more than seven years at Juniper as chief technical officer for the security business. Oliver joined Juniper as a result of its acquisition of Funk Software, where he was CTO and better known as developer #1 for Steel-Belted Radius. Prior to joining Funk Software, Oliver co-founded Trilogy Inc. and prior to that, he did stints at Novell, Fluent Machines and IBM. Oliver received an MS in mathematics and a BA in mathematics and computer science from the University of Tennessee.

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Threat detection

Don't Shed Tears When Peeling the Onion Router

November 11, 2014
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Breach

Catch Attackers Attempting to Shellshock You

September 29, 2014
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Breach

Detecting Future Heartbleed Security Exploits

August 22, 2014
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Artificial Intelligence

Why it's okay to be underwhelmed by Cisco ETA

June 26, 2017
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Breach

Art of Scoring Malware Detections – Friend or Foe?

August 15, 2014
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Breach

Heartbleed on the Inside

May 2, 2014
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Breach

Divining Attacker Intent

April 17, 2014
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Breach

Security Report Season: what malware does versus what it is.

April 2, 2014
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Cybersecurity

Es ist in Ordnung, sich von Cisco ETA nicht beeindrucken zu lassen

June 29, 2017
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