Easiest Catch: Don’t Be Another Fish in the Dark ‘NetBack by popular demand!

DATE:
Wednesday, December 11

TIME:
8:00 am – 9:00 am

SESSION TRACK:
Keep It Safe

SPEAKER(S):
Mark Lanterman
Chief Technology Officer, Computer Forensic Services

You’ve read the headlines. Unfortunately, the question now is not if your information is going to be accessed or stolen, but when. To help you stay informed of current developments in the digital underground as well as provide realistic advice for cyber protection, Mark Lanterman, member of the U.S. Secret Service Electronic Crimes Taskforce and a sought after cyber security expert with 28 years experience, will be discussing recent high-profile cybercrime events, including website breaches impacting a variety of organizations and sectors. Mark will discuss particularly dangerous types of threats that might affect individuals involving the Dark Web, the Internet of Things, phishing, and Wi-Fi attacks; additionally, Mark will demonstrate the value of leveraging digital evidence and ESI in the courtroom.

Learning Objectives

  1. Consider basic cybersecurity strategies within their own organizations.
  2. Acknowledge the consequences of poor security procedures.
  3. Understand elements of the current threat landscape, including the Dark Web.

This special session is an additional $35 to attend and includes a full breakfast.

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Steering Committee

Alex Hepp, City of Hopkins
Bill Bleckwehl, Cisco
Dave Andrews, DEED
Jay Wyant, Minnesota IT Services
Jim Hall, Ramsey County
Matt Bailey, IBM
Melissa Reeder, League of Minnesota Cities
Nathan Beran, City of New Ulm
Sue Wallace, IT Futures Foundation
Lisa Meredith, Minnesota Counties Computer Cooperative
Justin Kaufman, Minnesota IT Services
Renee Heinbuch, Washington County/MNCITLA
Jerine Rosato, Ramsey County
David Berthiaume, Minnesota IT Services
Cory Tramm, Sourcewell Tech 

Content Committee

Tomas Alvarez, Federal Reserve
Tom Ammons, MN.IT – Central
Dave Andrews, MN State Services for the Blind
Susan Bousquet, MN.IT – DOT
Robert Granvin, Metro State
Alex Hepp, City of Hopkins
Shawntan Howell, Ramsey County
Jenny Johnson, Metropolitan Council
Millicent Kasal, MN.IT – Central
Ping Li, MN.IT – MMB
Chibuzor Nnaji, MN.IT – DHS
Mehrdad Shabestari, MN.IT – Central