How to Optimize Your Cybersecurity Program
“How a security program is planned, executed, and governed is likely as important as how much money is devoted to cybersecurity,” wrote Deloitte in a 2020 analysis. Whether you have an emerging cybersecurity program or a mature operation, there is always room to be more effective and efficient. Today’s top threats— including supply-chain attacks, ransomware, malware infections and more–can all be addressed through simple, low-cost techniques. In this fast-paced talk, we’ll step through the key elements of a highly successful cybersecurity program, including:
- Getting leadership buy-in
- Data mapping
- Risk assessments
- Technical security testing
- Training and awareness
- Top security technology solutions
- and more.
Join us for practical guidance that you can use to implement a strong, effective, budget-friendly cybersecurity program.
Chief Executive Officer
Sherri is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of “Data Breaches.” As a recognized expert in cybersecurity and data breach response, Sherri has been called a “security badass” by The New York Times. She has conducted cybersecurity training for many distinguished organizations, including the Department of Defense, the American Bar Association, FFIEC/FDIC, and many more. She is a faculty member at the Pacific Coast Banking School, and an instructor for Black Hat, where she teaches her “Data Breaches” course. She is also the co-author of Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers Through Cyberspace (Prentice Hall, 2012), and has been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien”. Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN), and holds her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT. Her latest book, Ransomware Response, will be published early next year.
Matt manages the incident response and R & D teams at LMG Security. He is an instructor at the international Black Hat USA conference, where he teaches classes on ransomware and data breaches. He regularly conducts cybersecurity webinars and seminars for hundreds of attendees in all sectors, including banking, retail, health care, government and more. A seasoned forensics professional, Matt specializes in incident response, ransomware cases, cryptojacking, and banking trojans. Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Montana and previously worked as a “blue team” field technician/system administrator for over 10 years. His malware research was recently featured on NBC Nightly News.