LMG October Webinar: Eating the Cybersecurity Elephant: How to Tackle Seemingly Insurmountable Challenges and Conquer Them

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Eating the Cybersecurity Elephant: How to Tackle Seemingly Insurmountable Challenges and Conquer Them


Description:  There are a zillion ways for criminals to break into your networks and your physical space, whether it’s leveraging vulnerabilities in your electronic access control systems, or hacking into your cloud. Defending against today’s threats can seem overwhelming. However, there are simple steps you can take to break down seemingly complex cybersecurity problems and conquer them. In this engaging webinar, physical security expert Deviant Ollam and cybersecurity specialist Sherri Davidoff share real-world security failures and the simple steps you can take to prevent them.

Date: Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

Time: 12pm MT/2pm ET – 1pm MT/3pm ET

Length: 1 hour

Speakers: Sherri Davidoff and Deviant Ollam


Sherri Davidoff – Sherri is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of the recently released book “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), a noted security text in the private sector and a college textbook for many cybersecurity courses. Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN), and holds her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT. She has also been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien”. 

Deviant Ollam – While paying the bills as a physical penetration specialist with The CORE Group and the Director of Education for Red Team Alliance, Deviant Ollam is also a member of the Board of Directors of the US division of TOOOL, The Open Organisation Of Lockpickers.  His books Practical Lock Picking and Keys to the Kingdom are among Syngress Publishing’s best-selling pen testing titles.  In addition to being a lockpicker, Deviant is also a SAVTA certified safe technician and GSA certified safe and vault inspector.  At multiple security conferences Deviant started Lockpick Village workshop areas, and he has conducted physical security training sessions for Black Hat, the SANS Institute, DeepSec, ToorCon, HackCon, ShakaCon, HackInTheBox, AusCERT, GovCERT, CONFidence, the FBI, the NSA, DARPA, the National Defense University, the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, and the United States Military Academy at West Point.  In his limited spare time, Deviant enjoys loud moments with lead acceleration and quiet times with podcasts.  He arrives at airports too early and shows up at parties too late, but will promptly appear right on time for tacos or whiskey.