July 2015 SFISSA Meeting – Thursday, July 16th, 6pm at Nova Southeastern University

South Florida’s July 2015 meeting will be on Thursday, July 16th, 2015 at Nova Southeastern University. The meeting will take place in the Carl DeSantis Building from 6PM to 9:30PM, followed by their usual networking hour.

Presentation One

Data Breaches – Minimizing Risk Off the Network

Drew Hinkes

Starting with the Target data breach, network intrusion and data breach events have jumped into the headlines. As first responders and diagnosticians during intrusion and breach events, you have unique responsibilities and powers to assist your enterprise to recover from a data breach event. Understanding the legal obligations imposed on victims of data breaches can help your enterprise recover quickly and hopefully avoid expensive civil, criminal and regulatory litigation and penalties.

Drew Hinkes is Of Counsel to Berger Singerman LLP’s Dispute Resolution Team. Drew represents leading companies and entrepreneurs in dispute resolution matters, including state and federal commercial litigation matters, and representation of court- appointed fiduciaries. He also advises clients regarding document retention issues, data breaches, management of electronically stored information production and analysis of electronic discovery in state and federal litigation. Drew also has significant experience counseling and advising businesses on electronic records management strategies, and web site terms of service and privacy policies. Drew is also frequently cited as an authority on bitcoin and virtual currency-related topics.

Presentation Two

M-Trends in Review

Victor Pichs

Exploring the M-Trends report, the team behind it, and the information/intelligence gathering that provided the content. We’ll take a look at some of the latest trends of attacks, industry statistics of the attacks, and talk about the methods in detecting/preventing advanced attacks.

Victor has worked in the South Florida Technology industry for the last 18 Years of which the past 9 years solely on Security. Having held roles in the Consulting, Customer and now vendor side gives him a good grasp on how technology has evolved and challenges businesses have keeping up with the latest methods to protect themselves. At FireEye, Inc., Victor has the privilege of working with a great team of skilled, well-rounded engineers, striving to help customers stay on top of a constantly changing attack landscape. He enjoys learning about the latest APTs/advanced threats, emerging threat trends, listening to customer challenges and helping them better protect & respond in their environments. When he’s not doing that, he’s playing golf and spending time with his wife and twin boys in Miami, FL!

Venue and Map

Nova Southeastern University – Carl DeSantis Building
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314
Phone: 800-541-6682