Speaker: james shea
Company: CyberDefense Institute

Tales from the Trenches "real case studies from security incidents right here in Central New York causes and how they could have been prevented

This session will present six case studies of serious security incidents that have happened to Central New York companies. The cause, business impact and costs, remediation, and lessons learned from each incident will be presented with the hope that the audience may learn from other's mistakes.

Jim is the CEO of Cyber Defense Institute a Central New York company specializing in comprehensive security assessments to help organizations protect their confidential data and meet security regulations and compliance requirements (HIPAA, PCI, SOX, FISMA, GDPR, etc.). Jim is a thirty-year IT veteran who holds a master's degree in Information Technology Management from Syracuse University and is the former Director of the Center for Business Information Technologies (CBIT) at Syracuse University. He is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences in the area of cybersecurity.

James Shea
Cyber Defense Institute