News

October 29, 2013

Our final speaker for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 has been announced - Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT at Shared Services Canada.  Her topic will be "SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC".  Don't miss this important talk!

October 21, 2013

We are very pleased to add Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist at Barracuda Labs, to our roster of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

October 7, 2013

Yves Younan, Senior Research Engineer on the Vulnerability Research Team (VRT) at Sourcefire is joining the elite line-up of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

October 1, 2013

Newly confirmed COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers include Kristen Hill, Andrey Belenko, Ryan Huber, Dave Ockwell-Jenner, Kyle Wilhoit and Scott Wright.  Read more on our Speakers page!

September 12, 2013

We're thrilled to announce that Jonathan Chow, SVP & CISO at Live Nation Entertainment in Los Angeles, will be presenting at COUNTERMEASURE 2013...on a CISO's journey.

September 9, 2013

Kristen Hill, Director of Information Security Policy, Education & Awareness at CBS Corporation will be speaking at the conference, with the topic "f'ing vendors!".

Student rates are now available at COUNTERMEASURE 2013. Check out our Registration page for more information.

July 29, 2013

You won’t want to miss this talk at COUNTERMEASURE 2013!  Please note, valet parking will not be offered at the conference.

May 10, 2013

We are proud to announce an impressive line-up of speakers coming to COUNTERMEASURE 2013 including keynote presenters Charlie Miller - Security Engineer at Twitter and Vincenzo Iozzo - Director of Security at Trail of Bits.

Also confirmed are Paul Royal - Research Consultant, Barracuda Labs, Andrew Hay - Chief Evangelist, CloudPassage Inc., Justin Seitz - Senior Security Researcher, Immunity Inc., Kellman Meghu - Head of Security Engineering, Check Point Software Technologies Inc. and both Wesley Shields - Lead Information Security Engineer and Murad Khan - Senior Information Security Engineer from The MITRE Corporation. And don’t forget to sign up for our pre-conference training on Offensive Techniques, Reverse Engineering, Mobile and Application Security, and ITSG-33.

March 15, 2013

Registration is open for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 with Super Early Bird pricing only in effect until June 14. Five training courses are now available, offering a variety of content, duration and price points - for both technical and managerial computer security professionals.

January 15, 2013

Conference co-founders Karim Nathoo and Mike Sues are pleased to announce dates for COUNTERMEASURE 2013. This year’s conference will take place on November 7-8 at the Ottawa Convention Centre. Optional training will be held November 4-6. Speakers and courses will be announced soon

Recent News

October 29, 2013

Our final speaker for COUNTERMEASURE 2013 has been announced - Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT at Shared Services Canada.  Her topic will be "SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC".  Don't miss this important talk!

October 21, 2013

We are very pleased to add Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist at Barracuda Labs, to our roster of COUNTERMEASURE 2013 speakers.

Cancellation Policy

Substitutions can be made at any time. Unfortunately we cannot refund registration fees.

Each course requires a minimum number of students to run. Please see the detailed information on each course for this information. In the unlikely event that a course must be cancelled due to low enrolment, full refunds will be provided to registered students.

For more information on COUNTERMEASURE 2013 training, please contact Pelly Heighton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 613-798-9894.