NOVA Meeting Archives

[April] Chapter Meeting- Changing Global Requirement for Cybersecurity with Norma Krayem

Thursday, April 21, 2016 @ 5:30pm- 8:00pm Location: MITRE Corporation MITRE 2 building, 7515 Colshire Drive Mclean, VA 22102-7539 Map and Directions Ι Newsletter Ι REGISTER Cybersecurity has become a tangled web of overlapping global cybersecurity and privacy regimes that are requiring companies to rethink internal structures and those within the company who have to provide cybersecurity to navigate a…

Hot event: Rock Stars of Security (April 12 at 9 AM)

Rock Stars of Risk-Based Security Event Details (pdf) When: Tuesday, April 12, 2016 9:00am – 6:00pm Where: The National Conference Center 18980 Upper Belmont Pl Leesburg, Virginia 20176 Register now to join top-tier security experts, ready to answer your questions and dig deep into your most critical security problems. – Scott Borg, Director and Chief…

[March] Chapter Meeting – Mark Weatherford of vArmour

Register Here for expedited check-in Cloud Migration Challenges with Mark Weatherford of vArmour Thursday, Mar 17, 2016, 6:00 PM MITRE Corporation – MITRE 1 building (free visitor parking)7525 Colshire Drive Mclean, VA 74 ISSA NoVA Members Went Register Here for expedited check-inJoin Mark Weatherford, Chief Cybersecurity Strategist at vArmour on solving the inherent security challenges of…

[February] Application Security with Jeff Williams – “When Tools Lie”

February 18, 2016 – February 18, 2016 Oracle Corporation 1910 Oracle Way Reston, VA Map and Directions | Register Description: Join fellow ISSA NoVA members for a discussion with Jeff Williams on how the OWASP Benchmark Project can help organizations make informed decisions about application security investments. About Jeff Williams: A pioneer in application security, Jeff Williams has more…

[January] Encryption and Federal Law Enforcement with Howard Cox

January 21, 2016 – January 21, 2016 12730 Fair Lakes Circle Map and Directions | Register Description: Register for Free Join Howard Cox, former Assistant Inspector General at CIA to discuss legal and technical issues facing federal law enforcement in an era of commercially available encryption. Mr. Cox is a former federal prosecutor, criminal investigator and Senior Intelligence Service officer. After almost…

[December] “Think Like Your Adversary” with Jeff Brown of iSIGHT Partners

December 10, 2015 @ 6:30PM – Marymount University [Reinsch Auditorium] (map) Register Now Come hear Jeff Brown discuss how to “Think Like Your Adversary and Finally Retake the High Ground” Jeff proposes a revised cyber kill chain based on real-world attacks to proactively defend enterprises against sophisticated threats. (Free parking in the 26th Street “Blue” Garage) Register Now Jeff is Director of…

11/09/2015- ISSA WIS SIG Webinar: Leveraging Cyber Competitions to Build Skills and Recruit Cyber Employees

Leveraging Cyber Competitions to Build Skills and Recruit Cyber Employees When: 11/09/2015 4pm-5pm Where: Web Conference Contact: Leah Lewis   Details Save the Date for ISSA’s Women in Security SIG webinar, titled Leveraging Cyber Competitions to Build Skills and Recruit Cyber Employees, featuring Marcelle Lee. About the Presentation  Cyber competitions are not only fun, they are also…

[November] Chapter Meeting – Chris Lord of Bit9

November 19, 2015 – November 19, 2015 11911 Freedom Drive Map and Directions | Register Description: Join Chris Lord of Bit9 in “From Click to Pwnage and Back” as he deconstructs email-based phishing techniques and gives actionable advice for preventing this common and effective intrusion method. Talk starts at 6:30 PM – doors at 5:30 – proceed to the…

ISSA NoVA Bylaws update

There have been minor updates to the ISSA NOVA Bylaws to extend the time period that voting board members may be elected. Members who attend the October Chapter Meeting will be able to vote to confirm or oppose these changes

[October] Chapter Meeting – Tim Gardiner of Neustar: Trends in DDoS Attacks

October 15, 2015 – October 15, 2015 Noblis 3150 Fairview Park Drive Falls Church, VA Map and Directions | Register Description: Join Tim Gardiner to discuss the findings from this year’s Neustar DDoS report   Tim Gardiner has over 15 years of experience managing customer support, network operations and sales engineering functions in telecommunications and internet…

CISSP Review at ISSA Baltimore

Join our friends at ISSA Baltimore for their annual CISSP Review  and build your skills with local experts in computer security. Training runs September to December 2015 – only 300 for 4 months of weekly sessions. (Bonus: counts for CPEs for your other certs) Register now!

[September] Chapter Meeting – Mark Rasch of Verizon

  Talk Recording: Join Mark Rasch from Verizon as he applies Sun Tzu’s Art of War to network intrusions – using lessons learned from analysis of real incidents. Mark tweets @mdrasch and writes at securitycurrent.com —————————————– September 17, 2015 @ 6:30 PM MITRE Corporation (MITRE 1) 7525 Colshire Drive Map and Directions Register Here Register

[August] Chapter Social at MACH 37

August 20, 2015 – August 20, 2015 2214 Rock Hill Road Map and Directions | Register Description: Join other members of the information security community in Northern Virginia for heavy appetizers and drinks at MACH37 on August 20. The night will consist of networking, highlights from the past year from both ISSA NOVA and MACH37,…

[July] Chapter Meeting – Ira Winkler

July 16, 2015 – July 16, 2015 1910 Oracle Way Map and Directions | Register Description: Ira Winkler is a frequent speaker at RSA who tweets @irawinkler His book “Spies Among Us” uncovers the modern espionage threat, and how to mitigate it. Register

[June] Chapter Meeting – Ron Gula of Tenable Network Security

June 18, 2015 – June 18, 2015 2214 Rock Hill Road Map and Directions | Register Description: Join Ron Gula of Tenable for a lively discussion of current security topics. Location: MACH 37 (park in visitor garage on lower level) 2214 Rock Hill Road Herndon, VA Register

– Survey – PhD Thesis on Mobile + Social

ISSA NoVA member Claude Jenkins of University of Fairfax is looking for volunteers to answer a short survey on mobile computing. Take the survey here! Any questions, contact at claude.jenkins@students.ufairfax.edu IRB statement: Informed Consent Form

[May] Chapter Meeting – Cyberlaw Live Podcast!

May 21, 2015 – May 21, 2015 7525 Colshire Drive Map and Directions | Register Description: Join Stewart Baker and Michael Vatis with guest Julian Sanchez for a live recording of the popular Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast – a weekly commentary on the latest news in technology, security, and privacy. Stewart A. Baker is a partner in the Washington…

[April] Chapter Meeting ft. Andrew Case – “The Need for Proactive Defense”

Presentation Slides (youtube) Andrew Case is a senior incident response handler with experience conducting numerous large-scale investigations that span enterprises and industries. Andrew’s previous experience includes penetration tests, source code audits, and binary analysis. Andrew is the co-developer of Registry Decoder, a National Institute of Justice funded forensics application, as well as a developer on the Volatility memory analysis framework. He…

ISSA NoVA March 2015 Meeting – Discussion with Michael Angelo

ISSA NoVA March 2015 MeetingRSVP Required CLICK HERE to RSVP Who: Michael Angelo, Chief Security Architect, NetIQ When: March 19th – 5:30 to 8:00pm Where: Lockheed Martin – 13560 Dulles Technology Drive, Herndon VA ! Attendance limited to US Citizens or Green Card Holders only (ID required) ! Phones/laptops are not allowed in the presentation area…

ISSA-NOVA February 2015 – US Government’s Surveillance and Overreach into Cybersecurity, Medicine and Small Business

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Date & Time: Thursday, February 19th, Doors open at 5:30pm, meeting is 6:15 – 8:00pm Location: Northern Virginia Community College, 8333 Little River Turnpike, The Ernst Center (Building CE), Annandale, VA, 22003 Speaker: Michael J Daugherty Abstract: Mike will rivet you about his blood in the water battle with the Federal Trade Commission over their relentless investigation into LabMD’s data security practices.…