Hack in the Box: https://conference.hitb.org/
Circle City Con: https://circlecitycon.com/tickets/
Advice from Bob; The problems with qualitative risk assessments; Defending like an attacker; Secunia’s vulnerability review; Watching for data breaches by looking for anomalies; The NSA targets sysadmins, expect criminals to follow suit; Insurers are finding energy firms controls are not up to snuff; 4 lessons CIOs can learn from the Target breach; A court approved a damages settlement for victims of a data breach who did not suffer any damages; Trustwave, Target’s QSA, gets sued as a result of the breach.
How to change your SSN; How Snowden was able to access and steal the documents; Liberty Mutual sues Schucks grocery store over cyber breach insurance policy; Barclays and Santander banks hit with physical IT attacks; password security
On preventing Snowden-style data leaks in your organization; should companies really worry about NSA spying?; On the usefulness of Red Team exercises; and how to defend against DDOS attacks.