NOVA Meeting Archives

ISSA-NOVA CISSP Study Group #24

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  ISSA-NOVA’s flagship CISSP Study Group starts February 23 and meets once a week over 13 weeks. It covers all 10 CISSP domains, with separate sessions dedicated to each domain.  Seating is limited.   CISSP #24 Study Group Dates:  Mondays – February 23, 2015 – May 18, 2015 Time:   6-9pm   Doors open with food served…

ISSA-NOVA December 2014 – RSA: Anatomy of an Attack

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  Featuring Ben Smith, Executive Technical Strategist with RSA, speaking on RSA: Anatomy of an Attack Slides from Presentation -> (OK to share) Anatomy of an Attack – Security Practices; (OK to share) Anatomy of an Attack – Security Practices; (OK to share) Lockheed Martin – Kill Chain; (OK to share) NERC HILF [page 43]…

ISSA-NOVA November 2014 – Expert Panel Discussion on Encryption

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  Panel Discussion featuring Russ Housley, Andy Regenscheid, Hal Feinstein, James McCabe, and hosted by Randy Sabett on the topic of Encryption. Date: Thursday, November 20th, 2014 Time: Doors Open at 5:30 PM; Meeting Starts at 6:15 PM Location: Noblis, 3150 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA, 22042 Special Note: Must be a US Citizen…

ISSA-NOVA October 2014 – New World Disorder: Attackers are virtual, global and mobile. If you can’t beat ’em, join ‘em

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  Featuring Michael Sutton, Vice President of Security Research at Zscalar, speaking onNew World Disorder: Attackers are virtual, global and mobile. If you can’t beat ’em, join ‘em Technology is changing at a rapid pace and attackers are keeping up. Unfortunately, enterprise security is not. Enterprise security teams are tasked with finding solutions for mobile…

ISSA-NOVA September 2014 – Cloud Security

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  Featuring Mark Ryland, Chief Solutions Architect Amazon Web Services, speaking on Secure Cloud Computing with AWS In this presentation, accompanied by live demonstrations, Mark will make the case that the automation and scale of true utility-style cloud computing enables customers to build more secure systems than they can typically build on-premises at any reasonable…

ISSA-NOVA August 2014 – Annual Chapter Social

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 It’s that time of year! Time for ISSA-NOVA’s premier networking event of the year.This year marks our chapter’s 10th annual August social. We’re looking forward to once again providing past, present, and hopefully future members with a laid back environment to get to know one another as well as the chapter’s leadership team. Our past…

ISSA-NOVA/NVCC Skills Development Program Alliance Fall Course Offering 2014

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ISSA-NOVA members receive a 15% discount off of the list prices provided in this chart when members register through the ISSA-NOVA/NVCC partnership phone number below. To Register Call: Stephanie Loving 703-878-5755 Back-up contacts are Emily 703-878-5817 and Gaby 703-257-6634 www.nvcc.edu/workforce Course CEUs/PDUs=Hrs Cost PP NVCC Location Dates Risk & Change Management 1.2/14 $599 Manassas Innovation…

ISSA-NOVA July 2014 – A Primer on Cyber Threat Intelligence

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Featuring W. Michael Susong, iSightPartners, speaking on Cyber Threat Intelligence Meeting Presentation Available – Click Here Cyber Threat Intelligence:  It’s the latest trend and marketing phrase.  How is it really new or different? How is it distinct from threat feeds?  How does the IT security organization use intelligence to defense and be proactive?  This talk…

ISSA-NOVA June 2014 – Dynamic Malware Analysis

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  Featuring Brian Hussey on Dynamic Malware Analysis of a Kernel Level Rootkit Banking Trojan This talk will be an introduction to dynamic malware analysis. How often do you identify a rogue binary that you suspect to be malicious, but you have no way to determine its functionality other than uploading to Virustotal or examining…

ISSA-NOVA May 2014 – Vint Cerf – Network and System Security and Safety

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  Featuring Dr. Vint Cerf, Father of the Internet speaking on Network and System Security and Safety We are increasingly dependent on computing in the 21st C. There are myriad weaknesses and vulnerabilities in software-based systems. How can we chart a path towards better security and safety? What fundamental developments may be needed? What user…

ISSA-NOVA April 2014 – Software Assurance

Featuring Joe Jarzombek, PMP, CSSLP, Director, Software & Supply Chain Assurance, Stakeholder Engagement & Cyber Infrastructure Resilience, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Cyber Security and Communications U.S. Department of Homeland Security Speaking on “Enabling Enterprise Resilience through Security Automation, Software Assurance and Supply Chain Risk Management” Meeting Presentation Available – Click Here Abstract:  Enterprise…

ISSA-NOVA March 2014 – Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity

Featuring Kim Peretti, partner at Alston and Bird, speaking on Emerging Trends and Developments in Cybersecurity This presentation will address emerging trends and developments on key cybersecurity topics from the legal, forensics, and cybercrime perspectives. Topic areas include cyber investigations and cyber risk; the data security regulatory environment; next generation information security; and cybersecurity corporate…

ISSA-NOVA February 2014 – Social Media

  Featuring Jody Westby, Mark Rasch, and Terry Gudaitis, in a panel discussion on Social Media A panel discussion on different security topics around Social Media as it relates BYOD (phones, laptops, networks, and tablets) and Cloud Services (such as Dropbox and Google Docs).  The panel will be moderated by Alex Grohmann. Date: Thursday, February…

Announcing Launch of ISSA-NOVA Skills Development Program

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WHAT IS IT? In order for security professionals to adapt to the changing needs of the profession ISSA-NOVA is launching the Skills Development Committee to help focus on acquiring skills that will best prepare us for what’s ahead. The committee’s main objective is to provide a forum for experienced ISSA members to guide and coach…

ISSA-NOVA January 2014 – DDoS Attacks Against the Financial Sector

Featuring Denise Anderson, Vice President FS-ISAC, speaking on Distributed Denial of Service Attacks Against the Financial Sector The financial services sector was hit by well publicized Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDoS) from September 2012 until as recently as August of 2013.Denise Anderson, Vice President FS-ISAC, Government and Cross-Sector Programs at the Financial Services Information…