[Owasp-leaders] Fwd: Panel Member(s) Wanted

vanderaj vanderaj vanderaj at owasp.org
Thu Aug 29 02:06:07 UTC 2013


Can you please put me down for the Aim-Ready-Fire panel with Wendy?


On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 1:04 PM, Tom Brennan - OWASP <tomb at owasp.org> wrote:

> Coming off the success of OWASP AppSec EU Research event, everyone is full
> of energy - kudos to the EMEA TEAM for a job well done!
> *NEXT IS: *OWASP AppSecUSA (http://www.appsecusa.org) -- the team is
> happy to report that the event is on schedule to be amazing!!  During this
> years North American event, the team has already arranged multiple OWASP
> summit activities and related topics around the theme of confidentially,
> availability and integrity of data protected by software.  We are reaching
> out to you as a *OWASP-Leaders*  to crowd source nominate and recruit
> additional members of the community to have a dialog with the following
> moderators; maybe that person is YOU or a colleague?
> *P1. Privacy or Security; Can we Have Both? *
> *Moderator: Jeff Fox, Consumer Reports Magazine*
> Often confused with each other, security and privacy are both
> interdependent (privacy generally requires robust security) and sometimes
> at odds with each other (security may require sacrificing privacy). While
> the public’s online privacy has taken a big hit in the past decade, it is
> at least defended by an army of public-interest groups and legal experts.
> Meanwhile, to many, the public’s online security often remains shrouded in
> technical jargon and barely present in public policy discussions.This panel
> will explore issues such as these: -When do security measures go “over the
> line” and begin encroaching on individual privacy? -What privacy rights is
> the public (or should it be) willing to trade for more security?- Online
> anonymity gets a lot of lip service. Has it outlived its usefulness?
> Political dissidents aside, is it now doing more harm than good by
> shielding criminals while hardly protecting the average user?- Major
> private and public institutions often fall down on the job of ensuring
> either cybersecurity or cyberprivacy. What combination of self-regulation,
> government oversight, and market accountability (in the form of cyber
> insurance, auditing, and litigation) would most effectively push them to
> better meet their responsibility to the public and shareholders?
> - TBD
> - TBD
> - TBD
> - TBD
> *P2. Wireless and the Post-PC World: Security a Complex Situation*
> *-Stephen Wellman, Editor-in-Chief, Slashdot Media*
> A recent survey from the CTIA finds that by 2015, more Americans are
> expected to access the Internet through a mobile device than a PC. While
> such growth represents a boon to consumers and a financial boon to everyone
> who sells into such an ecosystem, it creates a complex set of challenges.
> In this panel, a broad group of stakeholders weigh in on the situation as
> well as offer best practices for security professionals, software
> developers, apps developers and anyone else whose job it is to manage
> security in the post-PC world where tablets, smartphones and apps have
> blurred the categories between personal and professional.
> -Rick Farina, AirTight Networks
> -Daniel Miessler, HP
> -Devindra Hardaware, VentureBeat
> -TBD
> -TBD
> *P3. Women in Information Security: Who Are We? Where are we going? Why?*
> *Moderator: Joan Goodchild, Executive Editor, CSO Online*
> -Dawn-Marie Hutchinson/Urban Outfitter
> -Maryanne Davidson, CTO Oracle
> -Valene Skerpac/Accenture
> -TBD
> -TBD
> -Winner of Women in Tech Grant #1 & Grant #2 details:
> http://appsecusa.org/2013/activities/owasp-women-in-application-security-appsec-program/
> *P4. Security in Journalism*
> *Moderator: Dylan Tweney, Executive Editor, VentureBeat*
> Cybersecurity is more important than ever to the news media. Hacks
> directed at media outlets have ranged from the fundamental to the
> sophisticated, but the damage has been uniformly significant. Not only has
> the reputation of trusted media organizations been impacted, billions of
> dollars in market value have been lost and the sacred bond between
> reporters and sources have been broken. At the same time, reporters are
> casting about for more secure ways to communicate with their sources, given
> that e-mails and phone records can be subpoenaed. In this panel, reporters,
> developers and other stakeholders describe how security issues have
> affected them and discuss leading-edge software and best practices to
> protect the newsroom as the 24/7, real-time, global clearing house of the
> 21st century information economy.
> -Phil Zimmermann, PGP Founder
> -TBD
> - TBD
> *P5. Aim-Ready-Fire*
> *Moderator: Wendy Nader, 451 Group*
> Software assurance in the past 5 - 6 years has emerged as the key focus
> area for information security professionals. The C - suite has recognized
> software assurance to be more than a hygiene problem as the application
> security breaches have started making impact to the bottom line of the
> companies. The international regulators are demanding systems that are more
> resilient. The number and complexity of cyber breaches keeps on increasing,
> there is no relief in sight, and that probably keeps up everyone up at
> night.. lets talk shop shall we?
> -Ajoy Kumar, Head of Application Security, UBS
> -Elliot Glazer, CISO, Dun and Bradstreet
> -Mahi Dontamsetti, Director and Head of Application Security, DTCC
> -Thein La, Vice President and Head of Application Security, Sungard
> -TBD
> - TBD
> *P6. OPEN-MIC (we will be using (1) of these slots on the schedule for a
> Moderator: YOU
> <Insert the topic, panel members and lets have that discussion>
> - TBD
> - TBD
> - TBD
> - TBD
> *Here are the FAQ items that you need to know*
> FAQ-1) Panel members will receive a* FULL Briefing Badge* to attend
> AppSecUSA 20-Nov and 21-Nov
> FAQ-2) OWASP is unable to pay a honorarium or travel expenses for any
> panel member
> FAQ-3) Appropriate a biography and photo available and will be accepted by
> the panel moderator.
> *Do you have, are you the PERFECT PERSON or have a suggestion?*
> *
> *
> What are you waiting for…. take it OFF-LIST and pick up the phone, send a
> email and cc: appsecusa at owasp.org to connect the dots and make AppSecUSA
> amazing with content and community.
> http://appsecusa.org/2013/press/
> *Bill Lessard
> *PRwithBrains <http://appsecusa.org/2013/press/prwithbrains.com>
> wlessard at prwithbrains.com
> 914.476.6089
> P.S. While visiting NYC don't forget to also explore the greatest city in
> the world with family and friends  -
> http://appsecusa.org/2013/activities/visiting-nyc/
> ##
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