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'Malware for Christmas' - ISSA-UK London Christmas Meet


Thursday, 7 December 2017 from 16:30 to 21:00 (GMT)

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You are all warmly welcomed to the ISSA-UK Christmas Meeting. The last meeting of the calendar year. As usual we will be welcoming some of the UK's top cyber security speakers and we thank Grant Thornton and all of our sponsors for enabling us to host this event.

We conclude the event with drinks, food and networking, where you will get the opportunity to meet with your peers and discuss your cyber security challenges in an informal atmosphere.

Keep up your CPE's!  4 CPE points will be awarded for attending the whole session - register today!

4:30 -  Registration and Refreshments

5.00 -  Opening, Gabe Chomic - ISSA-UK President 

5.10 -  Charlie McMurdie, 

Former head of Police National Cyber Crime Unit, Senior Cyber Crime Advisor PwC and Keynote speaker

5.30 - Jason Steer, Menlo Security -  'Has your browser been bad or good?'

Jason is an engineer at heart – he has built and broken computer networks since 1996. Jason has worked at a number of successful security vendors over the past 15 years, including IronPort, Veracode & FireEye. You can follow Jason @verylongbloke on twitter.

6.00 - Refreshment and Networking Break

6.15 - Matt Atkinson, Progress Distribution Ltd & Abeed, Infosaas -  'Challenges for finding data and PII for GDPR and data governance' 

6.45 - Ken Munro, PenTest Partners  - 'Been a good girl or boy? IoT Santa doesn’t care'

Ken is passionate about empowering the user and blowing away the fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) peddled by security vendors. He is a successful entrepreneur and is a founder and partner in Pen Test Partners, a partnership of like-minded professional penetration testers all of whom have a stake in the business. He’s also on the executive steering board for the IoT Security Foundation which aims to promote security and improve standards in the market. Ken has been in the infosecurity business for over 15 years.

7.15 - Awards Ceremony & Presidents Closing thoughts followed by Christmas Drinks And Canapes at Grant Thornton

9.00 - Event Close

Note: Registrants should be aware that photographs may be taken any ISSA event.  ISSA  may use these photographs for marketing and promotional purposes, including inclusion on the ISSA Web site and in ISSA publications.  By completing the registration process, registrants consent to ISSA  taking such photographs and using them for such purposes




Do you have questions about 'Malware for Christmas' - ISSA-UK London Christmas Meet? Contact ISSA-UK

When & Where

Grant Thornton
30 Finsbury Square
EC2A 1AG London
United Kingdom

Thursday, 7 December 2017 from 16:30 to 21:00 (GMT)

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ISSA-UK is one of ISSA's largest chapters, and provides networking events and educational opportunities to our member base in London. Gabe Chomic was elected President in 2015, and chairs our events.

ISSA was founded in 1987 and is the longest standing association for cyber security professionals globally, with over 12,000 members.

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