Keren Elazari


Cyber Security Analyst

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About Keren

Keren Elazari is an internationally recognized security analyst, author and researcher.
Since 2000, Keren has worked with leading security firms, innovative startups, government organizations and fortune 500 companies. Keren covers emerging security technologies as an independent strategic analyst and advisor. In 2014, Keren became the first Israeli woman to speak at the prestigious TED Conference. Keren’s talk has been viewed by millions, translated to 30 languages, and chosen for TED’s ‘Most Powerful Ideas’. Today, Keren’s TED talk is still one of TED’s most watched talks on the topic of security and hacking. Keren holds a CISSP certification and a Masters in Security Studies, and is currently a senior researcher at the Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Center at Tel Aviv University . Keren is also the founder of Israel’s largest security community, BSidesTLV, part of the global SecurityBSides movement, and the Leading Cyber Ladies, a global professional network for Women in Cyber Security.

Former hacker Keren Elazari: "The world has been in a cold cyber-war for the past 7 years"

Hackers Can Change the World

Hack the Future—A Hacker's Perspective - Keren Elazari, at USI

Keren Elazari Keynote Speaker - 2017/2018 Highlights

Hackers: the internet's immune system

SIX on Cybersecurity

Speaking Topics

  • CyberPunk and global Hacktivism

  • Exponential security, automated adversaries and rise of AI in Cyber Security

  • Hackers Inc.: Learning to think like hackers with innovation and creativity

  • Hackers - the immune system of the internet

  • Hack the human: biohacking & the bleeding edge of innovation

  • The Future of Cyber Security: trends, predictions and strategies to build resilience

  • Women in Tech, Female Hackers, Diversity in Tech/ Cyber security

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