BP2-1  Fighting and Responding to Cyber Threats: What Else Can We Do?

Nov 19, 2014

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Jeff Shaffer

Senior Special Agent

U.S. Secret Service

A multi-billion dollar cybersecurity industry has flourished as technology innovation rushes to keep up with increasingly sophisticated hacking operations. In the battle to protect the networks of today and tomorrow, how can government, industry, academia and the public collaborate to protect global security interests and economic competitiveness? How should executives ensure that the weakest links in the armor are strengthened? What can be done to train cybersecurity professionals qualified to meet the growing requirements of the dynamic network?

Session Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn what the minimum steps provide for my company security and whether you need to do more.
  2. Understand the role of government agencies.
  3. Learn about the threats and the weak points and how to address them.