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Shahnawaz Backer

Shahnawaz Backer is a senior solution architect at F5, a company that specializes in multi-cloud management, security and fraud prevention. In his previous role at F5, Shahnawaz was a principal security advisor and was responsible for anti-fraud and security businesses in the Asia-Pacific region, including China and Japan. Shahnawaz blogs frequently at F5 Labs and has co-authored a Redbook on access management deployment patterns. Prior to joining F5, Shahnawaz was a technical specialist with IBM Security, where he specialized in architecting security and moving customers from a reactive to proactive security posture. Shahnawaz holds a bachelor’s degree in information and communication technology from Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology and a master of science in cyber security from the University of West London.

October 2021

‌How‌ ‌can we better ‌protect‌ ‌digital‌ ‌assets‌ ‌and‌ ‌guard‌ ‌against‌ ‌hackers‌?

‌‌As‌ ‌Asia‌ ‌warms‌ ‌to‌ ‌crypto,‌ ‌cyber attacks‌ ‌are‌ ‌growing‌ ‌in‌ ‌sophistication,‌ ‌writes‌ ‌Shahnawaz‌ ‌Backer‌ ‌of‌ ‌F5.‌ ‌What can be done to thwart bad actors?