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Security Is No Laughing Matter, or Is It?

Real life insights with comedian and documentary maker Bennett Arron

Join Wolfgang Kandek, CTO at Qualys, and Bennett Arron as they discuss how IT departments can improve their cyber security by sharing experiences and improving processes.

Wednesday, 8 June at Qualys stand E20 
Q&A with Wolfgang Kandek – 2:00PM
Book signing – 2:40PM

Join us at stand E20

Hear best practices and case study presentations from industry leaders

TUESDAY, JUNE 7

7 8 9

10:00AM

Take the Guesswork Out of Vulnerability Remediation with Qualys ThreatPROTECT

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

11:00AM

Using Qualys to Take Control of Your Enterprise Cybersecurity Landscape

Eddie Dynes, Gatwick Airport, Information Security & Compliance Manager

12:00PM

Managing Risk from Vendors and Other Third Parties

Hariom Singh, Qualys, Director of Policy Compliance

1:00PM

Using ServiceNow for Vulnerability Response

Manoj Patel, ServiceNow, GRC & Security Operations EMEA

2:00PM

Leveraging Qualys SaaS to Accelerate a Path Towards Compliance Automation

Josh Hankins, 84.51°, Information Security Solutions Manager

3:00PM

Using Splunk to Visualize Qualys Vulnerability Data

Mattias Maier, Splunk, Security Product Marketing Manager

John Haberland, Qualys, Director of Strategic Alliances & Integration Partnerships

3:30PM

Free Beer & Pilsner Glass

Stop by the Qualys stand at 3:30PM for a beer and pick up this collector's glass while they last!

Pilsner Glass

4:00PM

Securing the New Breed of Web Applications

Dave Ferguson, Qualys, Solution Architect

5:00PM

Cloud Agent and AssetView

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

Enjoy Refreshments

during each presentation

Nespresso

Win High-Tech Prizes

after each presentation

Amazon
Boss
GoPro

Get a Show Bag

after each presentation

Qualys showbag

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8

7 8 9

11:00AM

Using Qualys to Take Control of Your Enterprise Cybersecurity Landscape

Eddie Dynes, Gatwick Airport, Information Security & Compliance Manager

11:45AM

Location: The Information Security Exchange Theatre

State of Vulnerabilities, Exploits and the Best Practices for Prioritizing Remediation

Panelists:

Wolfgang Kandek, Qualys, CTO

Jayson Jean, Verisign, Director of Vulnerability Management

Raimund Genes, Trend Micro, CTO

12:00PM

Take the Guesswork Out of Vulnerability Remediation with Qualys ThreatPROTECT

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

1:00PM

Leveraging Qualys SaaS to Accelerate a Path Towards Compliance Automation

Josh Hankins, 84.51°, Information Security Solutions Manager

2:40PM

Book Signing with Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron, Award-winning writer and stand up comedian

Heard The One About Identity Theft

3:30PM

Free Beer & Pilsner Glass

Stop by the Qualys stand at 3:30PM for a beer and pick up this collector's glass while they last!

Pilsner Glass

3:30PM

Cloud Agent and AssetView

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

4:15PM

Using Splunk to Visualize Qualys Vulnerability Data

Mattias Maier, Splunk, Security Product Marketing Manager

John Haberland, Qualys, Director of Strategic Alliances & Integration Partnerships

5:00PM

Managing Risk from Vendors and Other Third Parties

Hariom Singh, Qualys, Director of Policy Compliance

Enjoy Refreshments

during each presentation

Nespresso

Win High-Tech Prizes

after each presentation

Amazon
Boss
GoPro

Get a Show Bag

after each presentation

Qualys showbag

THURSDAY, JUNE 9

7 8 9

10:00AM

Managing Risk from Vendors and Other Third Parties

Hariom Singh, Qualys, Director of Policy Compliance

11:00AM

Leveraging Qualys SaaS to Accelerate a Path Towards Compliance Automation

Josh Hankins, 84.51°, Information Security Solutions Manager

12:00PM

Take the Guesswork Out of Vulnerability Remediation with Qualys ThreatPROTECT

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

1:00PM

Secure Your Network Against Advanced Threats with Qualys and ForeScout

Jan Hof, ForeScout, Director of International Marketing

2:00PM

Cloud Agent and AssetView

Tim White, Qualys, Director of Product Management

3:00PM

Securing the New Breed of Web Applications

Dave Ferguson, Qualys, Solution Architect

3:00PM

Free Beer & Pilsner Glass

Stop by the Qualys stand at 3:00PM for a beer and pick up this collector's glass while they last!

Pilsner Glass

Enjoy Refreshments

during each presentation

Nespresso

Win High-Tech Prizes

after each presentation

Amazon
Boss
GoPro

Get a Show Bag

after each presentation

Qualys showbag

State of Vulnerabilities, Exploits and the Best Practices for Prioritising Remediation

Wolfgang Kandek
Chief Technical Officer, Qualys

Jayson Jean
Director, Vulnerability Management, Verisign

Raimund Genes
Chief Technical Officer, Trend Micro

More than 6000 new unique vulnerabilities will likely be disclosed in 2016. CSOs, CISOs and IT security professionals are expected to keep their organisations safe from new flaws and existing vulnerabilities.


When it comes to vulnerability remediation, many organisations are behind the eight ball due to a constant deluge of cyberthreats and acute shortage of Infosec professionals. To weather this perfect storm, IT departments must prioritise remediation. Qualys CTO Wolfgang Kandek and a panel of industry experts will discuss a year-long study of exploits and share best practices to improve remediation and reduce risk.

Wolfgang Kandek

Wolfgang Kandek
Chief Technology Officer, Qualys

As the CTO for Qualys, Wolfgang is responsible for product innovation of the Qualys platform and its infrastructure. Wolfgang has over 25 years of experience in developing and managing information systems. His focus has been on Unix-based server architectures and application delivery through the Internet. Wolfgang earned master's and bachelor's degrees in computer science from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany.

Jayson Jean

Jayson Jean
Director, Vulnerability Management, Verisign

Jayson Jean is the Director in charge of the strategic direction and fulfillment of product requirements for iDefense’s Vulnerability Management solution set portfolio. Operationally, Jayson provides management oversight for both the Vulnerability Research Lab and Vulnerability Exploit Intelligence functional components. Jayson brings more than 15 years of technical experience in the software, telecommunications and security industries. Early in his career, he worked at several start-up companies as a network engineer. Prior to joining Verisign, Jayson worked for Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), where he served as a security analyst for the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Raimund Genes

Raimund Genes
Director, Vulnerability Management, Verisign

Raimund Genes brings more than 30 years of computer and network security experience to his position of Chief Technology Officer at Trend Micro. In this role, Mr. Genes is responsible for introducing new methods to detect and eradicate threats, and to predict movements in the digital underground with his team of threat researchers. He is responsible for a team of developers and researchers around the globe who research and develop new core technology components to protect customers.

Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron
Award-winning writer and stand up comedian

Bennett is an award-winning writer and stand up comedian. He has performed all around the UK as well as entertaining audiences in Italy, Germany, Australia, Poland, South Africa and Hong Kong. He also supported Ricky Gervais on some of his tour dates.


His recent BBC Radio Series BENNETT ARRON IS JEWELSH was critically acclaimed and has led to the commissioning of a new series.


His other television and radio credits include; Loose Ends, Glee Time (in which he hosted a series of six stand-up comedy shows), Never Write Off The Germans (a panel game show for Radio 2) three series of What's The Story (a panel game show for Radio Wales) and he was a Presenter on Big Brother's Little Brother for Channel 4.


He has written for many comedy programmes, including Hit The Road Jack with Jack Whitehall and the BAFTA winning Graham Norton Show. He wrote over 20 episodes and a feature film of Genie in The House - the highest-rated children's sitcom on Nickelodeon and was one of the writers on the BAFTA winning Slammer for the BBC.


Bennett directed and presented the programme How To Steal an Identity in which he stole the identity of the Home Secretary. The programme was Pick of the Day in The Guardian and The Telegraph, described as “Fascinating and Disturbing” by the TV Times, and went on to be short-listed for a BAFTA.


Bennett recently presented the documentary The Kosher Comedian for the BBC which was a personal journey tracing his ancestors roots from Lithuania to South Wales and discovering the reason for the decline of Jews in Wales.


Bennett is a past winner of both the TAPS Comedy Writer of the Year Award and the BBC New Writer's Award, and is a past finalist of the BBC New Comedy Awards. However his proudest moment was coming third in an International Disco Dancing Championship in Tenerife.


Quotes:

"Genuinely original and funny" - The Times.
"Hilarious... clever wit... razor sharp" - The Standard.
"One of the best on the circuit…"a Welsh Seinfeld" - The Guardian.


Website: www.bennettarron.com Twitter: @bennettarron

Using Qualys to Take Control of Your Enterprise Cybersecurity Landscape

Eddie Dynes
Information Security & Compliance Manager, Gatwick Airport

Managing an enterprise environment of hundreds of servers and thousands of desktop PCs and laptops can be a real challenge. Vulnerabilities, new and old, accumulate at an alarming rate and, if left unchecked, make it really easy for cyber criminals to successfully attack your organisation.

Using real life examples, learn how to use Qualys Express (Vulnerability Management, Cloud Agent, Asset View and Web Application Scanning) to take back control and reduce the potential for breach.

Tim White

Tim White, CISSP, Director of Product Management, Qualys

Tim White is the Director of Product Management at Qualys. With over 15 years of experience in IT GRC, he has worked with a variety of large enterprises over the years shaping products in the industry. He also has significant experience in other areas of Information Security working with products ranging from Firewalls, Network Security, and Host Security.

Dave Ferguson

Dave Ferguson
Application Security Solution Architect, Qualys

Dave Ferguson is a Web Application Security Subject Matter Expert at Qualys. After 12+ years as a software developer writing Java and C++ code, Dave has specialized in application security for the last 10 years. Dave has pen tested countless applications and trained developers as a security consultant and served as the Application Security Lead at a multi-billion dollar travel technology company. He is a regular speaker at OWASP events and local chapters and is primary author of the OWASP Forgot Password Cheat Sheet. Dave holds CISSP and CSSLP certifications.

Leveraging the Qualys SaaS offering to accelerate a path towards compliance automation

Josh Hankins
Information Security Solutions Team Manager, 84.51°

This is the story of how the Qualys Policy Compliance module put my organization onto a path of compliance automation. I will walk through real-life use cases that demonstrate the efficiencies (both in the form of time and money) of the Qualys SaaS model that enabled me to bring change to my organization quickly. I will highlight valuable lessons learned along this journey and speak about the keys to my success. Also, I will present an audit preparation checklist others can leverage, demonstrating a clear link between the audit preparation checklist and how the Qualys Policy Compliance module can help with audit preparations by delivering usable and accurate "evidence" to the auditors in a swift manner.

Using Splunk to Visualize Vulnerability Data

Mattias Maier
Security Product Marketing Manager, Splunk

John Haberland
Director of Strategic Alliances & Integration Partnerships, Qualys

Security analytics can give businesses critical insight into potential threats and enable faster detection by prioritizing vulnerability and event data. This session will demonstrate a new way to look at and analyze vulnerability data by combining Splunk and Qualys. A live demo will walk attendees through a Splunk app that pulls vulnerability data using Qualys APIs, and shows users how to build custom reports and dashboards to help security teams identify the most critical threats in their perimeter.

Secure Your Network Against Advanced Threats with Qualys and ForeScout

Jan Hof
Director of International Marketing, ForeScout

John Haberland
Director of Strategic Alliances & Integration Partnerships, Qualys

Organizations are challenged by the pervasive nature of cyberthreats and vulnerabilities to their valuable corporate information that is maintained on their networks. By continuously monitoring the network and the devices on the network, world class tools, working together, such as Qualys and ForeScout, assess the state of vulnerabilities by executing scans anytime desired. Vulnerabilities can be discovered and remediated quickly.

Using ServiceNow for Vulnerability Response

Manoj Patel
GRC & Security Operations EMEA, Qualys

This session will demonstrate how organizations can use ServiceNow Security Operations and Qualys to help determine not only what systems and services are susceptible to a vulnerability, but also easily identify dependencies across systems and quickly assess the business impact. Response teams can also trigger patch remediation workflows with automated verification, all from a single platform. The result is a coordinated remediation strategy for vulnerabilities across services and assets while simultaneously eliminating manual response tasks.

Manoj Patel, GRC & Security Operations EMEA, Qualys

Manoj Patel has advisory responsibilities on GRC & Cyber Security Operations in EMEA with ServiceNow – The Enterprise Cloud Company. Manoj brings a total of 20+ years of experience in Enterprise Service Management and Legal & Security space. Manoj is industry known speaker and author of different publications on thought leadership. Prior to joining ServiceNow, he worked in different positions for DaimlerChrysler, bmc software, FrontRange and CA Nimsoft as well as for an Enterprise Legal, Risk & Defense Management subsidiary of Wolters Kluwer. He is certified GRCP (OCEG) and CSX CyberSecurity (ISACA). He holds an MBA (Finance) from UK, M.S. (Computer Science) from Germany, and B.Sc. (Physics) from India.

Dennis J. Amundson

Josh Hankins
Information Security Solutions Team Manager, 84.51°

Josh Hankins is the Information Security Solutions Team Manager at 84.51° In this role, he is responsible for the technical security oversight and strategic direction for 84.51°'s infrastructure, architecture, and applications. His team also provides internal consulting services within the 84.51° organization. Previously, Josh served as a Security Architect at Accenture and for large superregional bank and credit card processer. He earned a BS from Northern Kentucky University and holds numerous IT certifications, including CISSP and GIAC certifications. Josh resides in the greater Cincinnati area.

Dennis J. Amundson

Josh Hankins
Information Security & Compliance Manager, Gatwick Airport

Eddie Dynes is Information Security and Compliance Manager at Gatwick Airport, one of the top 20 airports worldwide which handles more than 42 million passengers every year. In this role, he is responsible for Cyber security strategy and Operations at the organisation. Before joining Gatwick, he held a number of roles in IT & Cyber security management across a variety of businesses including the financial services and defence sectors. Eddie currently holds a wealth of IT security accreditations including CISM and CISSP, as well as being a member of ISC2, ISACA, & ISSA.

Security is No Laughing Matter, or Is It? Real life Insights with Comedian and Documentary Maker Bennett Arron

Bennett Arron
Award-winning writer and stand up comedian

Wolfgang Kandek
Chief Technical Officer, Qualys

Synopsis: Bennett Arron is an award-winning writer, actor, comedian who has been a victim of identity theft, the fastest growing crime in the UK. In a critically acclaimed documentary based on his experiences, he showed how easy it was to commit this crime by stealing the identity of the British Home Secretary at the time, which subsequently led to his arrest.


Today, identity theft and other security issues like CEO spoofing scams, can lead to massive financial losses and devastating damage to corporate reputations.. Organizations have to protect themselves against security vulnerabilities, social engineering attacks and many other threats, which continue to rise every year.


Join Wolfgang Kandek, CTO at Qualys, and Bennett Arron as they discuss how IT departments can improve their cyber security by sharing experiences and improving processes.

Addressing the Legal Challenges of Data Security: EU Data Protection Regulation & Safe Harbor

Jonathan Armstrong
Partner, Attorney, Cordery

Jonathan’s talk will help prepare CISOs and IT professionals today to manage tomorrow’s compliance landscape – including a focus on latest amendments of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and what this means in reality for businesses. This presentation will provide an ideal opportunity to hear expert legal guidance about how to prepare for the worst before it happens.

Managing Risk from Vendors and Other Third Parties

Hariom Singh
Director of Policy Compliance, Qualys

Businesses must work with many vendors and other third parties to accomplish their objectives. As these relationships have grown so has the 3rd party and vendor risk for businesses, making them more vulnerable to data breaches. Is your organization at risk from third parties? This presentation covers how to effectively and efficiently manage these risks using Qualys Security Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ).

Hariom Singh
Director of Policy Compliance, Qualys

Hariom Singh, CISSP, is the Director of Policy Compliance at Qualys. With over 12 years of experience in cyber security and IT GRC, he has been a driving force for positive change, helping organizations across industries lower IT security risk and meet their IT GRC objectives. As Qualys' director of policy compliance, he works with clients to help them secure their cyber infrastructure and exceed their IT-GRC goals. Prior to Qualys, he worked as the technical lead for Creative Breakthroughs, a technical consultancy, and as senior consultant for Symantec, building his vast experience designing and building effective security and compliance solutions for large enterprises in the healthcare, energy, financial and telecommunications industries.

Jonathan Armstrong
Partner, Attorney, Cordery

Jonathan is an experienced lawyer with a concentration on technology and compliance. His practice includes advising multinational companies on matters involving risk, compliance and technology across Europe. He has handled legal matters in more than 60 countries involving emerging technology, corporate governance, ethics code implementation, reputation, internal investigations, marketing, branding and global privacy policies. Jonathan has counselled a range of clients on breach prevention, mitigation and response. He has also been particularly active in advising multi-national corporations on their response to the UK Bribery Act 2010 and its inter-relationship with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Jonathan is one of three co-authors of the LexisNexis definitive work on technology law, "Managing Risk: Technology & Communications". He is a frequent broadcaster for the BBC and other channels and appeared on BBC News 24 as the studio guest on the Walport Review. In addition to being a lawyer, Jonathan is a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Marketing. He has spoken at conferences in the U.S., Canada, China, Brazil, Singapore, Vietnam and across Europe. Jonathan qualified as a lawyer in the UK in 1991 and has focused on technology, risk and governance matters for more than 20 years. Jonathan is a graduate of the University of Leeds.

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