Managed Cyber Security Services for the Modern IT Environment

Event Overview

CommSec Cyber Security Event

  • Gain strategic and actionable insights from specialist topic experts
  • Engage in open discussion about the challenges faced by the cyber security industry
  • Ask questions and get advice about your own cyber security challenges
  • Network and collaborate with peers
  • Explore and understand cyber security solutions from leading cyber security solutions providers

This half day, morning event hosted by CommSec will provide a great overview of approaches to IT security with actionable tips on how best to protect your business. Full details below.

Event Overview

Managed Cyber Security Services for the Modern IT Environment

The IT security landscape is evolving very fast, with new threats and risks to businesses appearing all the time. In this dynamic environment, a new co-ordinated approach is needed for managing IT security. This half day, morning event hosted by CommSec, in Dublin, will provide a great overview of approaches to IT security with actionable tips on how best to protect your business.

Date: Friday 6th March 2020
Venue: Carlton Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin

9:30 - 10:00 - David McNamara, MD of CommSec - Where we are – the current state of the Irish security services market
10:00 - 10:40 - Guest Speaker from AT&T Cyber Security - The changing landscape of IT security threats. Why you need an integrated approach to IT security
10:40 - 11:00 - Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:40 - John Killilea, Technical Director of CommSec - What is a Security Operations Centre and what benefit does it really deliver?
11:40 - 11:50 - Samir Rihane, Channel Manager of AppCheck - The benefits of automated security scanning and application testing
11:50 - 12:20 - Nick Blundell, Head of Research & Development of AppCheck - Death by URL: Devastating and… incredibly simple
12:20 - 13:00 - John Shaw, CIO of Primeline Logistics - Customer Case Study
13:00 - Lunch in the hotel restaurant

Sign-up above and be entered into a draw for a new MacBook Pro on attendance!

Nick Blundell - Head of Research & Development

Nick is is an expert in the field with 10 + years pen testing experience and now heads up AppCheck’s Research & Development programme.
During his talk, Nick will explore through example how assumptions and subtle mishandling of URLs and files can lead to various high severity OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities.

Samir Rihane - AppCheck Specialist

Samir delivers training and advice on the AppCheck platform and as well as giving a brief overview will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about the software and to arrange a 1-1 demonstration if you require.