January Chapter Meeting: Spring Cleaning
Reminder: Chapter meetings will be held at the Joe C. Thompson Conference Center at UT and all chapter meetings have been moved from the third Wednesday to the third Tuesday of the month.
Venue information at: https://austinissa.org/frequently-asked-questions/Registration
Tuesday, January 16 from 11:30 to 1:00.
With Spring just around the corner it is always a good time to clean up your systems to ensure the security of your personnel information. Topic highlights include cost savings recommendations, methods to reduce the audit administration overhead, threat hunting techniques, and steps to improve your security operations efficiency. Learn about tips to structure your security program effectively during 2018.
About the Speaker
Vice President www.criticalstart.com Critical Start LLC
Ricky Allen is the Vice President for Critical Start LLC and has over 18 years of experience in cybersecurity. He is the current President of the Houston ISSA chapter and holds certifications such as SABSA Security Architecture, CISSP, CISA, and Six Sigma. Ricky previously held roles at Accenture as an executive in their strategic information security consulting practice and at HP Enterprise Security Products as the practice lead for developing Security Operations programs for ArcSight SIEM products. Ricky was focused on energy and utilities while at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he performed penetration testing and risk assessments for companies across the US. Ricky has presented at conferences such as BSides, Black Hat, API, HouSecCon, SANS, SecureWorld, and Data Connectors.