Marc Rogers

Marc Rogers
Executive Director, Cybersecurity Strategy

Marc Rogers is the Executive Director of Cybersecurity at Okta. With a career that spans more than twenty years, he has been hacking since the 80's and is now a white-hat hacker. Prior to Okta, Marc served as the Head of Security for Cloudflare and spent a decade managing security for the UK operator, Vodafone. He was a CISO in South Korea and co-founded a disruptive Bay Area startup. In his role as technical advisor on “Mr. Robot,” he helped create hacks for the show. And, as if that’s not enough, he also organizes the world’s largest hacking conference: DEF CON.

Marc Rogers

Looking Back on Disclosure

With our second Disclosure conference in the bag, I wanted to take a look back at how things changed and what some of the key takeaways were. This year, like every other conference, we were forced to shift gears into a virtual format. This meant a lot of unknowns for us. For example, how do you preserve social interaction when everyone is isolated and scattered? How do you ensure that everyone gets an authentic conference experience instead of feeling like they are watching a TV program?...

Marc Rogers

Your Company Needs YOU: How to Stay Safe from Phishing and Other Human Attacks

Now more than ever, people are targets. For years attackers have been evolving their attacks, looking for new opportunities to find a way in. Attacks against people—so-called social engineering attacks are perhaps the oldest in the world. All you need is a single person to successfully fool another.

Marc Rogers

Palo Alto Networks SAML Vulnerability

Today, Palo Alto Networks announced a critical security vulnerability affecting SAML certificate management across a range of their devices. While this vulnerability is isolated to Palo Alto Networks Firewalls, it impacts customers using these devices with independent identity providers (IDPs) that rely on the SAML protocol and who are using self-signed certificates, including customers of Okta. Complete details can be found in Palo Alto Networks’ security advisory, here:...