Welcome to the ISACA Victoria Chapter
Our aim is to sponsor local educational luncheons and seminars, conduct regular chapter meetings, and help to further promote and elevate the visibility of the IS audit, control and security profession throughout Victoria, British Columbia.
ISACA (previously the Information Systems Audit and Control Association) is a world-wide association of IS governance professionals. The association focuses on assurance, security and governance, and provides globally recognized certification in Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control certification (CRISC), and Cybersecurity Nexus – CSX Certificate and CSX-P Certifications.
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ISACA luncheon and AGM: IOT – Insecurity by default
This event is “Free for members” but registration is still required.
Why is everything insecure?
Security and vulnerabilities haven't changed
Analysis of the problem
Do it yourself is the norm
Dissection through examples
Sites that allow weak passwords
Embedded devices with default credentials
Windows OS insecure out of the box
Programming languages with no default sanitation
Network protocols weren't designed with security in mind
How to fix the problem?
A change in mentality required
Call out to creators to fix the problem
ISACA is pleased to present Roberto Salgado both founder and CTO of Websec
Websec is a company that offers a wide range of information security oriented services to companies all around the globe. He has served many roles in Websec, spanning from penetration tester to business developer, and possesses a wide range of skills and expertise in the field of information security. His continuing commitment to exploring the cutting edge of today's security challenges, and finding solutions to these security challenges, has served to fuel his passion and dedication to his work. As a result, Roberto has had the opportunity to participate and contribute to well known projects such as LibInjection, Modsecurity, PHPIDS, SQLMap and the Web Application Obfuscation book. Roberto also created and maintains the SQL Injection Knowledge Base, an invaluable resource for security researchers and one of the most comprehensive references available when dealing with SQL Injections. He can be reached at Roberto (at) websec (dot) ca.
Who Should Attend?
IT Auditors, Managers, and Directors; QA personnel; Information Security Managers, Auditors, Directors, and Analysts; CIOs
Date and Time
Wed, 21 June 2017
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM PST
The Union Club of British Columbia
805 Gordon Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1Z6
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