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Jon Oltsik

Senior Principal Analyst

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Jon Oltsik is an ESG senior principal analyst and the founder of the firm’s cybersecurity service. With almost 30 years of technology industry experience, Jon is widely recognized as an expert in all aspects of cybersecurity and is often called upon to help customers understand a CISO's perspective and strategies.

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ESG In the News: The Limits of Antivirus Software

ESG WSJ

ESG Analyst
Jon Oltsik, senior principal analyst at market-research firm Enterprise Strategy Group, puts the number of individual consumers running antivirus software in the "65% to 70% adoption range."

...“The bad guys are really good at tweaking their software just a little bit to convince antivirus products that malware is actually benign and safe to let through,” says Mr. Oltsik. “Vendors are generally good at updating, but the cybercrime underground is getting better at writing very specific attacks that are harder to stop.”




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On Demand Webinar: The State of Cybersecurity Analytics and Operations

Groundbreaking research-based discussion exploring the complexities and nuances of modern security analytics and operations recorded on Wednesday, July 19th with analysts Jon Oltsik and Doug Cahill.

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