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ISSA Chicago Chapter April 2021 Virtual Meeting

April 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join our April Virtual meeting – John Pescatore and Dr. Anton Chuvakin
Join our April Virtual meeting – John Pescatore and Dr. Anton Chuvakin

Remember When We Called It Information Security – Let’s Go Back to That!

John Pescatore, SANS Institute, Director of Emerging Security Trends; https://www.sans.org/profiles/john-pescatore/

John Pescatore is certainly one of the world’s most influential thought leaders in IT Security. John is a “Security Lifer” based on his 40 years in our industry at SANS, Gartner, GTE, TIS, IDC and the NSA.

Recent writings: “How Security Improvements Reduce Business Outages”, “ Rogue IT has seen the benefit of using the cloud, too!” and “Patches are like vaccines: Low quality leads to long-lasting resistance and self-inflicted wounds.”

John’s most famous quotes include: “Security is important for cell phones because it is much more likely that a user will lose that device than a laptop or desktop computer.” and  “The open-source community hasn’t learned to do bare-knuckle marketing yet. But every time Microsoft has these problems, it helps Linux in a very big way.”

John’s bio is best seen here:

https://www.rsaconference.com/experts/john-pescatore https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q75p0qwG o1A

The Modern SOC

Dr. Anton Chuvakin, globally recognized as an IT Security expert in the fields of SOC, logging, SIEM, UEBA and PCI DSS

At Gartner Anton was a Research Vice President and Distinguished Analyst at for Gartner Technical Professionals (GTP) Security and Risk Management Strategies teams. Anton consulted with hundreds of organizations on how to improve their security. Anton is a regular contributor to SecurityBoulevard, InfoSecurity and is an author of these books:

“Security Warrior”, “Logging and Log Management: The Authoritative Guide to Understanding the Concepts Surrounding Logging and Log Management” and “”PCI Compliance, Third Edition: Understand and Implement Effective PCI Data Security Standard Compliance”” Anton is a contributor to SecurityBoulevard and the publications: “Know Your Enemy II”, “Information Security Management Handbook” and other books.

Anton’s bio is best viewed here: https://medium.com/@anton.chuvakin & https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Chuvakin

  • The meeting will be held via WebEx Meetings
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Registration closes Thursday, 4/1, 1:00 PM CT – Seats are limited!



April 1
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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