September 2017 Chapter Meeting

Triad ISSA Chapter Meeting – September 28th

ISSA Triad of NC

When: September 28th, 2017, 6-8 PM

Where:

Dynamic Quest

4821 Koger Blvd

Greensboro, NC 27407

Cost: Free for Triad ISSA Chapter Members and First Time Visitors. $10 for returning visitors.  Dinner will be provided.

If you know of any other security professionals interested in attending, please forward this invite on to them and copy us on your correspondence.

Agenda:

  1. Meet, greet, network, and dinner (will be provided) (6:00 pm – 6:45 pm)
  1. Chapter business (6:45 pm – 7:00 pm)
  1. Presentation (7:00 pm – 8:00 pm):The Enemy Within: Detecting and Mitigating Insider Threats

Abstract:

Learn about how ransomware might actually save you from other insider threats, like rogue employees, abusive administrators, hijacked accounts, and hackers.

Presenter’s Biography:

Justin Wilkins is currently the Manager of Systems Engineering for the Mid-Atlantic at Varonis, where he helps organizations secure, manage and govern their unstructured and semi-structured data. He has over five years of experience in data security and governance across multiple platforms in both the federal and commercial space. Prior to joining Varonis, he held engineering roles at Philips Healthcare, GE Aviation, and Bloomberg LP. His background as an aerospace engineer provides him with a deep understanding of the technical challenges with data security and the ability to develop creative solutions to solve complex problems. He earned a B.S.E. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and currently resides in Washington, D.C. He enjoys studying foreign languages, traveling, spending time with family, surfing and playing soccer.

 

Register for this month’s meeting at https://triadnc-issa-2017-09.eventbrite.com.

Organizer:

ISSA Triad of NC

The Information Systems Security Association is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.

The Triad of NC chapter provides a local resource for information security professionals to get together, learn new things, and develop relationships with others in the industry. If you are involved in information security, full or part time, or are simply interested in the subject, this organization is a great way to learn and grow.

The Triad of NC chapter meets the 4th Thursday of each month January – October and the 2nd Thursday in November and December.  Meeting venues are generally rotated monthly between Dynamic Quest in Greensboro and Forsyth Technical Community College in Winston-Salem.