The MN ISSA AfterHours event format is more casual and interactive than our regular chapter meetings and is designed to garner attendance from those not always able to make the regular chapter meetings; as well as those who simply enjoy discussion with their peers and industry leading thinkers. Come and join us for this special opportunity! We have two great topics and speakers for this event: Ivo Wiens Identifying Threat Management Requirements Detecting threats within environments has become an increasingly important part of a holistic enterprise security program. Whether outsourcing, insourcing or adapting to a hybrid model; CIO’s, CISO’s, Directors and Managers must understand the existing security landscape (the outward focus), their own tools and processes (the inward focus) prior to engaging any vendors. In this presentation, Ivo Wiens, Manager of Security Engineering for Seccuris, will identify the recommended methods for properly gathering requirements and arriving at the best decision for your specific environment. Ivo Wiens (CISSP, SCF, VCP) has several years in IT Information Security with a focus on security service delivery. Ivo’s knowledge, experience and business driven approach to the information security and operational assurance fields allows him to understand and address the issues facing both security analysts and executives today. Currently, Ivo is the Manager of Security Engineering for Seccuris, a leading security consulting, risk management, and managed security services firm. Seth Corder Closing the SecOps gap Intelligent Compliance transforms threat and risk management from an activity that is time-consuming, riskyand incomplete into one that is quick, routine, and comprehensive. Come join us to learn more about why Qualys and BMC have partnered to create the first ever solution designed to close the SecOps gap. Seth is an IT Automation evangelist working for BMC software covering the Midwest region. Before coming to BMC Software, Seth worked at Target Corporation for 10 years in numerous roles ranging from Helpdesk, to Shadow IT, to IT Operations and IT Engineering. Seth specializes in Data Center Automation, Cloud, DevOps, and IT security and Compliance and has been spearheading BMC’s SecOps Gap initiative. Seth is local to Minneapolis and lives in the north Metro with his wife and four children. Food and refreshments will be provided, thanks to our sponsors Qualys and BMC.
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