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Career Convo: Bill Gauvin

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November 12, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

SecureSet Tampa
1915 N Ave. Republica De Cuba
Tampa FL 33605
(800) 445-0024 ext. 3

Free / person

Career Convo: Bill Gauvin

Federated Machine Learning

Bill Gauvin is currently working at Symantec Corp. (Most people know the company by Norton Antivirus), as a technical director working in the Cyber Security Services/Global Government Development (CSS/GGD) group where he works as an architect, designing new malware detection and analysis tools. Bill has 35 years of experience in networks and security; having personally been involved in the design and development of 3 firewalls, the AltaVista Firewall, Raptor Firewall, and Symantec Gateway Security Firewall/UTM. In addition, he worked on a number of other security related technologies, a version of Norton Antivirus for the Small Mobile Environment / Portable Electronic Device, an advanced version of Data Loss Protection filtering and detection, a secure file reputation system, and Symantec Insight for Malware Researchers (a malware analysis tool).

Bill is highly involved in Cyber Threat Information Sharing (CTIS), for which he was a member of the group that defined the protocols and language (STIX/TAXII) used by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to allow government and industries to share cyber threat intelligence.

5:30-6:00 | Networking
6:00-7:00 | Speaker
7:00-7:30 | Q&A

Public parking is available in the Palm Parking Garage. There are two-hour parking spots available along the street as well. The main entrance to SecureSet is located on the patio at the East side of the old Don Vicente hotel. You will see an open black gate at the back-right corner of the East patio. Take the stairs to the second-floor patio and enter through the French doors.


Our Career Trends events are an opportunity for you to learn about careers in cybersecurity from current industry professionals. Get an inside look into the rapidly evolving cybersecurity industry. Our speakers and their topics are always changing, so make sure to check our calendar to keep up to date with who’s speaking next. The first segment of the event will be devoted to networking, so bring those business cards!

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