RSA Conference 2024: News And Analysis

The RSA Conference returns to San Francisco from May 6-9, with tens of thousands once again descending on the Moscone Center to discuss — and debate — the latest developments and new trends in the world of cybersecurity.

A sizable percentage of the security industry will be in attendance, and that means plenty of news. CRN will be on hand to interview top executives and channel partners, scope out the newest product offerings and hear what’s on the minds of cybersecurity experts.

RSAC 2024 is expected to once again bring a major emphasis on generative AI — which has rapidly become a driving force for new capabilities in both cyber defense and cyberattacks — while other key topics are likely to include security operations, protecting the cloud and software supply chains, threat intelligence and platform consolidation.

Keep an eye on this page for all of CRN’s news coverage, interviews and product roundups out of RSAC 2024.

Here’s What 20 Top Cybersecurity CEOs And CTOs Were Saying At RSA Conference 2024
CRN spoke with the CEOs and CTOs of a number of cybersecurity companies, including Proofpoint, Palo Alto Networks, Rubrik and CrowdStrike, during RSA Conference 2024. Here’s what they had to say.

RSAC 2024: A ‘Mindset Shift’ In Cybersecurity Industry As Vendors Prioritize Integrations
The message from customers — that they expect security products to work well together — is increasingly being acted upon around the industry, top vendor and solution provider executives told CRN this week.

12 Cybersecurity Startups To Watch From RSAC 2024
Numerous early-stage vendors—including in fast-growing areas such as cloud security and identity security—showcased at RSAC 2024 this week.

10 Hot AI Cybersecurity Tools At RSAC 2024
Vendors including Palo Alto Networks, Trellix and Proofpoint debuted new AI-powered security tools and capabilities this week during the conference.

10 Cybersecurity Companies Making Moves At RSAC 2024
Alongside a number of major product launches, vendors have announced funding and acquisitions — and signed a new CISA-backed security pledge — during the massive security conference in San Francisco this week.

Palo Alto Networks CEO Nikesh Arora: GenAI Now Embedded In ‘Every One’ Of Our Products
The vendor unveiled its new ‘Precision AI’ capabilities across its product portfolio Tuesday, along with several tools for protecting the use of GenAI itself.

20 Coolest Cybersecurity Products At RSAC 2024
At RSA Conference 2024 this week, vendors are showcasing new products in categories including SASE, security operations and application security — with many touting newly released, GenAI-powered cybersecurity capabilities.

10 Hot New Cybersecurity Tools Announced At RSAC 2024
Major vendors including Cisco, Splunk, Google Cloud and IBM unveiled new security products Monday to kick off RSA Conference 2024.

AT&T Cybersecurity Spin-Off: Managed Security ‘Startup’ LevelBlue Launched
‘I think of it as an entrepreneurial way to be in a global market as a leader on day one with one of the biggest partners in the world. We really want to be that hub in the security industry [for] providing really advanced cyber solutions,’ LevelBlue’s CEO Bob McCullen tells CRN on the company’s launch at RSA 2024.

5 Big Cisco, Splunk Security Announcements At RSAC 2024
Cisco Systems is announcing a number of security product updates, including a major advancement related to its acquisition of Splunk.

Google Cloud Unveils Threat Intelligence Offering: 5 Things To Know
Google launched its new Threat Intelligence offering at RSAC 2024 to provide faster protection against threats by combining insights from Mandiant, VirusTotal and Google itself.