ISSA-NOVA March 2014 – Emerging Trends in Cybersecurity

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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 governance.
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: Doors Open at 5:30 PM;  Meeting Starts at 6:15 PM
Location: Oracle, 1900 Oracle Way Reston, VA 20190
Kimberly (Kim) Kiefer Peretti is a partner in Alston and Bird’s White Collar Crime Group and co-chair of our Security Incident Management and Response Team. Ms. Peretti is also a former director of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ cyber forensic service practice and a former senior litigator for the Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section.She focuses her practice on managing complex, technical electronic investigations and responses, often resulting from cyber intrusions and data breaches.She also services a wide range of clients in matters of cybersecurity; privacy; financial crime, fraud and regulation; payment systems compliance and risk mitigation; economic espionage; and intellectual property theft.While at the Department of Justice, Kim led several benchmark cybercrime investigations and prosecutions, including the prosecution of the infamous TJX hacker Albert Gonzalez, currently serving 20 years in prison for his role in the largest hacking and identity theft case ever prosecuted by the department.

Kim is regularly quoted in the media and is a frequent keynote speaker and lecturer. She was featured in both a New York Times Magazine cover story and a CNBC documentary for her role in the prosecution of Gonzalez, appeared on MSNBC’s Up with Chris Hayes, and has been recognized as an information security “industry pioneer” by SC Magazine.