Virginia is participating in NCSAM (National Cyber Security Awareness
Month), in an effort to do our part to make the Internet safer for
everyone, by hosting a free cyber security event on October 25, 2016 @ the Charleston Civic Center from 9AM-1PM.
This event is open for all public sector officials and employees, as
well as the general public. The agenda will focus on dynamic
presentations, delivered by world-class experts in the areas of cyber
threats, effective practices to safeguard computer information, with an
emphasis on individual responsibility, accountability, risk management,
and privacy issues.
Speakers include State representatives and guests from MS-ISAC and Unit 42.
- Unit 42 is the Palo Alto Networks threat intelligence team. Made up of
accomplished cybersecurity researchers and industry experts, Unit 42
gathers, researches, analyzes, and provides insights into the latest
cyber threats, then shares it with Palo Alto Networks customers,
partners and the broader community to better protect enterprise, service
provider and government computing environments. Unit 42 also unearths
adversary groups by analyzing data collected from the Palo Alto Networks
security platform to provide context into an attacker’s motivations and
- NCC Group is a global expert in cyber security and risk
mitigation, working with businesses to protect their brand, value and
reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. They provide
organizations with peace of mind that that their most important assets
are protected, available and operating as they should be at all times.
NCC Group has more than 30 offices across the world and employs more
than 1,800 people that are trusted advisor to 15,000 clients worldwide.
- The MS-ISAC is the focal point for cyber threat prevention, protection,
response and recovery for the nation's state, local, tribal and
territorial (SLTT) governments. The MS-ISAC 24x7 cybersecurity
operations center provides real-time network monitoring, early cyber
threat warnings and advisories, vulnerability identification, and
mitigation and incident response.
REGISTER NOW: https://2016wvcyber.eventbrite.com/
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
Charleston Civic Center - 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301
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