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Tuesday, August 08, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: Lamar A
Approved for 1 GIAC CPE This session will highlight the challenges facing the DoD and IC as they continue to chase cyber threats across all tiers of existing DoD infrastructure. The complexity of the sensor grid, the vast array of datasets, the sheer volume of data, and its velocity from the sensor grid continue to complicate the mission to defend DoD networks and tiers. The Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) infrastructure must be transformed to meet the challenges...read more...
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Mr. Duane Shugars
Vice President of Operations
MacAulay-Brown - Enlighten IT Consulting (EITC)
Panelist
Mr. Jim Caggy
Manager, DoD Solutions, DoD/NATSEC Programs
Amazon Web Services
Panelist
Mr. Shawn Justice
Senior Vice President & General Manager
MacAulay-Brown - Enlighten IT Consulting (EITC)
Panelist
Mr. Tim Israel
Director of Cloud Engineering
MacAulay-Brown - Enlighten IT Consulting (EITC)
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    Tuesday, August 08, 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

    • Room: Lamar A
    The 5 S's of IT Acquisition: New mission demands are revolutionizing government data storage needs for the cloud era. Here is some critical guidance on how agencies should prepare and innovate while maintaining the highest level of security. Simplicity – Frictionless scaling, management Security – FIPS 140-2, NIAP/Common Criteria SWaP-C – 3 to 7U, less than 2500W max Sustainment and Support – Reliability, Easy Speed – 10x performance improvement $ - Same cost as traditional...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr. Randal Davis
    Systems Engineer
    Pure Storage

      Tuesday, August 08, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      • Room: Lamar A
      Approved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Security+, CSA+, Cloud+, and CASP; 1 GIAC CPE There exists a major loophole at the network endpoint from the wall to the desktop that cybersecurity does not address.  Physical security of network and terminal hardware and its user interface has been ignored in policy and practice enabling catastrophic breaches from insider threats, most notably Manning and Snowden. This session focuses on the need for convergence between physical security and cybersecurity to thwart...read more...
      Speaker(s)
      Speaker
      Robert Bauman
      President & CEO
      Trusted Systems, Inc.
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        Thursday, August 10, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

        • Room: Lamar A
        Threat Hunting has become one of the hottest buzzwords in the cybersecurity industry, but for many there is are lingering questions: What exactly is threat hunting and how do I begin? In this talk, we will explore threat hunting frameworks and building blocks and also cover how advanced machine learning analytics and link analysis can be used to jumpstart threat hunting efforts in any organization. Some of the specific topics to be covered will include: Threat Hunting...read more...
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Mr. Ely Kahn
        Co-Founder
        Sqrrl

          Thursday, August 10, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

          • Room: Lamar A
          Approved for 1 CompTIA CEU: A+, Network+, Security+, CSA+, Cloud+, and CASP; 1 GIAC CPE Ensuring secure and trustworthy communications between autonomous vehicles, drones, ruggedized vehicles, aircraft, battleships and smart soldiers is of paramount importance to any mission. Beyond protecting against access denial due to RF jamming, magnetic jamming, electromagnetic generators and pulses, each device must be able to defend itself from cyber attacks. An inbound attack on a system could allow the installation of unauthorized...read more...
          Speaker(s)
          Panelist
          Mr. Dean Weber
          Chief Technology Officer
          Mocana
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