Pre-Conference Workshops

10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Morning Workshop - Cloud and Cyber Security – keeping your business and your customers safe

Moving to the cloud introduces a whole new set of issues, not asking the right questions before you sign up can cost you a lot of money. It is important to know what you are getting into, the costs going in, staying there and getting out.This focused workshop will outline the best practice for storing your company’s data on the cloud, and offer practical advice on moving to and securing your customer’s information and ensuring their privacy on the cloud.We will look at Case Studies from companies who have been through the do's and don'ts of cloud based cyber security.

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Afternoon Workshop - Seeking the Intelligence in Threat Intelligence

The combination of rapidly advancing technology and an ever-changing demographic, political and economic landscape, creates huge new challenges for cyber security professionals. Attackers leverage highly tailored malware, advanced persistent threats, massive DDoS attacks and a plethora of other tools to compromise organisations of all types on a daily basis. To overcome these challenges, cyber defenders must create innovative new models for protecting their organizations from increasingly advanced threats. This talk will give insight into threat intelligence, key indicators about how to build a threat intelligence program and how to use threat intelligence in an actionable manner. We will look at the threat landscape and debunk fact from fiction on what threat intelligence can really accomplish.