Speaker details

Brian Heemsoth

Senior Director Information Security


Brian Heemsoth is the Senior Director of Information Security, within Aetna’s Global Security organization. In this role, Brian leads Aetna’s 24x7 Security Operations Center, as well as the healthcare organization’s Cyber Incident Response Team. Brian also leads Aetna’s Next Generation Authentication Program, which is focused on implementing behavioral, biometric, and risk based authentication capabilities into Aetna’s consumer facing applications. Prior to his current role, Brian lead Aetna’s Software Security & Mobile Group, and has significant experience in efficiently integrating security controls into waterfall and DevOps SDLC’s. Prior to joining the Software & Mobile Security Group, Brian led the implementation of enterprise encryption & key management technologies, identity & access management platforms, and other security capabilities.


Date Title

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2018

May 17, 2018
(Strong) Authentication Trends
Balancing User Experience and Cybersecurity in Healthcare: FIDO based Strong Consumer Authentication