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We would like to thank Ounce Labs, Finjan, Forrester Research, Cigital, Accenture, Oracle, The 451 Group, IronKey, The Hartford and Microsoft for their generous sponsorship and helping make application security visible...
Agenda: Wednesday, October 8th 2008
Recruiting Elite IT Talent: 4:30 - 5:00 PM Jordan Haberfield (Agile Elephant), SVP of System One
Framework-level Threat Analysis: Adding Science to the Art of Source-code review : 5:00 - 5:45 PM Rohit Sethi, Security Compass
Closing thoughts and door prizes: 5:45 - 6:00 PM James McGovern, Thought Blogger
Rohit Sethi, Manager of Professional Services, Security Compass, is a specialist in threat modeling, application security reviews, and building security controls into the software development life cycle (SDLC). Mr. Sethi is a frequent guest speaker and instructor at several conferences, including RSA, Shmoocon, and CSI. He has written articles for Security Focus and the Web Application Security Consortium (WASC), and has been quoted as an expert in application security for ITWorldCanada and Computer World.
At Security Compass, Rohit teaches students various topics on web application security in cities across North America. He has also managed and performed extensive threat analysis, source code reviews, and penetration testing for clients in financial services, utilities, telecommunications and healthcare. He is often consulted for his dual expertise in information security and software engineering.
System One provides technical outsourcing solutions to clients in the energy, engineering, information technology and scientific sectors. Combining national recruiting capabilities and local market expertise, we are the go-to, single source firm for clients looking to attract, select and retain a quality workforce.
System One advises clients on recruiting strategy and organizational effectiveness. We also help skilled professionals advance their careers. The result — carefully-matched hires, well-executed projects, and effective resource management.
WEB CONFERENCING INFORMATION
We are pleased to present this event via conference call. To listen, the dialin number is 1-218-936-4700 (Passcode 606183) and will start at 5:00pm Eastern. To add this event to your calendar, click here.
Agenda: Wednesday, September 24th 2008
TOP TEN BOGUS TECH QUOTES OF THE YEAR: 6:00 - 6:45 PM Paul Roberts, Industry Analyst, The 451 Group
MAKING APPLICATIONS SECURE BY REMOVING SECURITY: 6:45 - 7:30 PM Andrew Stone, Senior Manager, Accenture
Agenda: Wednesday, June 11th 2008
CARDSPACE AND USER CENTRIC IDENTITY Chris Winn, Security Evangelist, Microsoft
Agenda: Wednesday, April 30th 2008
THE IDIOTS GUIDE TO DEVELOPING BAD ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS AND WORST LOGGING PRACTICES Anton Chuvakin, Chief Logging Evangelist, LogLogic
KEEPING SECRETS: APPLICATION SECURITY IS A BUSINESS IMPERATIVE Jack Danahy, CTO and Founder, Ounce Labs
Agenda: Thursday, February 28th 2008
HOW WEB 2.0 HAS CHANGED THE LANDSCAPE OF APPLICATION SECURITY Chenxi Wang, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
EXPLOITING ONLINE GAMES Gary McGraw, CTO, Cigital
All meetings are held at The Hartford, One Hartford Plaza, Hartford CT 06115 in our Tower Building (Atrium Conference Room). Free parking is available in our Tower Ramp Garage.