Developing and Connecting Information Security Leaders in Central Texas
The ISSA Capitol of Texas Chapter (Austin ISSA) is the community of choice for Central Texas information security professionals to advance individual growth, manage technology risk, and protect critical information and infrastructure.
Join us at an Event to see what we're all about!
Our July Chapter Meeting will be on July 16 (Wednesday) from 11:30am to 1:00pm at the Norris Conference Center. $5 for Members, refunded for those who attend (deadline Monday, July 14) and $15 for Non-Members (deadline Monday, July 14) and $20 At the Door (lunch provided). All are welcome! Please RSVP with Eventbrite to reserve your seat.
This presentation will provide an overview of data loss prevention within the enterprise.
3 key takeaways:
1 - Keep your DLP program simple, don't try to have too many categories
2 - Engage the business unit stakeholders as part of your policy and enforcement process
3 - Educate your users (what, when, why, how) well in advance of launch
About the Speaker
|Alan Daines serves as Executive Director and Chief Information Security Officer of Dell’s Compliance and Information Security organization. Alan and his Compliance and Information Security team empower the business by managing risk, maintaining compliance and securing the enterprise environment. Compliance and Information Security are major contributors to the successful execution of Dell’s strategic objectives.|
Alan has been with Dell since 1999 and has over 20 years of experience in IT Security and Infrastructure roles. His experiences include working in the many facets of information security, including incident management, forensics, compliance, policy risk, identity management, vulnerability management and security infrastructure.
Furthermore Alan has also practiced many other aspects of IT and led several infrastructure practices, in the large enterprise, throughout his career. These have included IT outsourcing, engineering, IT architecture, support and program/project management roles.
Alan was born and educated in the UK and spent the first half of his career in roles across EMEA. More recently Alan is based in Dell’s headquarter in Round Rock, Texas, bringing a broad perspective to his leadership roles.
Alan is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc (ISC2).
About the Sponsor
Netskope™ is the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement. Only Netskope eliminates the catch-22 between being agile and being secure and compliant by providing complete visibility, enforcing sophisticated policies, and protecting data in cloud apps. The Netskope Active Platform™ performs deep analytics and lets decision-makers create policies in a few clicks that prevent the loss of sensitive data and optimize cloud app usage in real-time and at scale, whether IT manages the app or not. With Netskope, people get their favorite cloud apps and the business can move fast, with confidence.
Serving a broad customer base including leading healthcare, financial services, high technology, and retail enterprises, Netskope has been named to CIO Magazine’s top 10 cloud security startups and featured in such business media as CBS News, Wall Street Journal, and Forbes. Netskope is headquartered in Los Altos, California.
When: Thursday, July 10th, 5-7PM
Where: Sherlocks Street Pub and Grill 9012 Research Blvd
What: The Austin Security Professionals Happy Hour is a monthly event coordinated by the Austin OWASP and Capital of Texas ISSA Chapters and sponsored by various companies. We try to meet every second Thursday of the month from January to September (but occasionally we make schedule adjustments when needed). The event is an informal social gathering of local information security professionals. If you're involved with InfoSec or even if you have an interest, come on out for drinks, good food and conversation. (No chapter or organization membership is needed to attend.)
iSEC Partners is an information security firm specializing in the assessment of application and network security. Founded in 2004, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Seattle, and Austin, iSEC Partners provides tailored security services to many Fortune 500 clients. iSEC consultants are published authors in the information security field and regular speakers at events including the RSA Conference, Black Hat, FS-ISAC, CanSecWest, SOURCE, InfoSecurity Europe, and the FIRST annual conference. Details of presentations delivered by iSEC Partners in recent years are available from our website at https://www.isecpartners.com/research/white-papers.aspx.
-- no RSVP required, but it helps to get it on a calendar.
When: Thursday, June 12th, 5-7PM
Where: Sherlocks Street Pub and Grill 9012 Research Blvd
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