Program

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Day One - November 7, 2013

7:30–8:30 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30–9:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation by Charlie Miller, Security Engineer, Twitter - Mobile Threats - Hype vs. Reality

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

9:30–10:30 a.m.

Wesley Shields, Lead Information Security Engineer, and Murad Khan, Senior Information Security Engineer, The MITRE Corporation - ChopShop: Busting The Gh0st

Jonathan Chow, SVP & Chief Information Security Officer, Live Nation Entertainment. - Starting from Scratch - A CISO's Journey

10:30–11:00 a.m.

Coffee Break in Foyer with Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

11:00–12:00 p.m.

Paul Royal, Research Consultant, Barracuda Labs - Quantifying Maliciousness in Alexa Top-Ranked Domains

Dave Ockwell-Jenner, Senior Security Architect, SITA – Managing the APT Risk

12:00–1:30 p.m.

Seated Lunch

Kellman Meghu, Head of Security Engineering, Check Point Software Technologies Inc. - Lessons Learned from the Galactic Empire

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

1:30–2:30 p.m.

Justin Seitz, Senior Security Researcher, Immunity Inc. - The Life of Py

Paul Davis, VP of Delivery, ThreatGRID, Inc.– Lessons Learned from Managing Malware Compromises

2:30–3:30 p.m.

Kyle Wilhoit, Threat Researcher, Trend Micro – The SCADA That Didn't Cry Wolf- Who's Really Attacking Your ICS Devices

Kristen Hill, Director, Information Security Policy, Education & Awareness, CBS Corporation – "ugh, vendors"

3:30–3:45 p.m.

Coffee Break in Foyer with Exhibitors

3:45–4:45 p.m.

Charlie Miller, Security Engineer, Twitter and Chris Valasek, Director of Security Intelligence, IOActive – Adventures in Automotive Network and Control Units

4:45–6:15 p.m.

Networking Reception

6:45 p.m.

Party - The Velvet Room, 62 York Street

Day Two - November 8, 2013

8:00–8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:30–9:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation by Vincenzo Iozzo, Director of Security Engineering, Trail of Bits - Bringing Nothing to the Party

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

9:30–10:30 a.m.

Ryan Huber, Engineer, Risk I/O - Running at 99%: Surviving an Application DoS

Elizabeth Keighley, Manager GC-CIRT, Shared Services Canada - SSC SOC and Cyber Security for the GC

10:30–11:00 a.m.

Coffee Break in Foyer with Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

11:00–12:00 p.m.

Paul Coggin, Internetwork Consulting Solutions Architect, Dynetics, Inc - Digital Energy – BPT

Sandra Liepkalns, Information Security Architect, Netrus Inc. – Risk Management - Where is the Information?

12:00–12:45 p.m.

Buffet Lunch

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

12:45–1:45 p.m.

Donato Ferrante, Co-Founder & Security Researcher, ReVuln Ltd. – Smashing Exploit Detectors: The Java Exploits Case

Scott N. Wright, President, Security Perspectives Inc. – Patriot Act Impact on Canadian Organizations Using Cloud Services

1:45–2:45 p.m.

Yves Younan, Senior Research Engineer, Sourcefire – Countermeasures in Modern Operating Systems

Dave Ockwell-Jenner, Senior Security Architect, SITA - A Head Start on Software Security

2:45–3:00 p.m.

Coffee Break in Foyer with Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions:

Technical Track

Management Track

3:00–4:00 p.m.

Daniel Peck, Principal Research Scientist, Barracuda Labs – Using Mobile App Conscription as a Backdoor Into Unrestricted APIs

William Varma, Consultant - Technology, Audit & Security – A Risk Based Approach to Cloud Security Assessment

4:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks

 

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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.

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