Events: Seminars



Ethical Hacking

14-18 August & 6-10 November

There are three levels on offer: Fundamentals; Advanced; and Guided Penetration Test. Learn from a CHECK Team Leader how to conduct a basic penetration test. First, learn the principles of W2K and Linux-based testing, move to Unix, W2K3, basic web application and wireless testing, and finally go through a live test against your public-facing servers.

Venue Thame, Oxfordshire

Contact Kate Edgar at SecureTest on 01844 210 300

- McAfee Education

15 August & 19 September (1 day)

Anti-Virus Administrator Training: Virusscan Enterprise

Price £495 + VAT

16-18 Aug & 20-22 Sept (3 days)

Anti-Virus Administrator Training: e-Policy Orchestrator

Price £1,485 + VAT

9-11 August (3 days)

Intrushield Essentials

Price : £1,485 + VAT

22-23 August (2 days)

Anti-Virus Administrator Training: Groupshield

Price £990 + VAT

12-13 September (2 days)

Foundstone Enterprise Admin Training

Price £1,980 + VAT

26-29 September (4 days)

Foundstone Ultimate Hacking

Price £1,980 + VAT

Venue for above courses Slough

Live Virus Workshop

24-25 August (2 days)

Price £990 + VAT

Venue Aylesbury

Contact Barinder Tanda at McAfee on [email protected] or phone 01753 217472


Security Risk Management Using CRAMM

12-14 September 2006

CRAMM is a method for analysing the risks that affect information systems and identifying appropriate countermeasures to combat them. On completion of this three-day course, you will have an understanding of the CRAMM methodology and CRAMM Version 5.1 software, including its support for ISO27001 (formerly BS7799). You will be able to use the method and software for your own security risk analysis and risk management requirements.

Price £1195 + VAT

Venue Walton on Thames, Surrey

Contact Siemens Insight Consulting 01932 241000;


The Smart Card Alliance Annual Conference

October 3-6

Leading industry players gather to discuss the latest smart card trends and technology advances in North America. The event, open to members and non-members, will feature presentations and interactive sessions on all major industry topics such as contactless payments, the convergence of physical and IT access, advances in identity management systems, government identity credentialing, healthcare, mobile payments and transportation. For attendees seeking advanced training, Alliance industry executives will lead classroom-style workshops on the technology and applications.

Venue San Diego, California

Contact email [email protected] or visit

- Biometrics 2006

19-21 October (Conference)

20-21 October (Exhibition)

Learn from case studies, market analysis and expert opinion about technological developments and new trials in biometrics for citizen identification, transactions, surveillance, physical access control and logical access control for government and commercial applications. There is also a large exhibition area (free to visitors) housing over 70 developers and suppliers of biometric systems, system integrators and suppliers of smartcard and computer security services and products.

Price Exhibition visitor: free; Conference delegate fee: EUR1,710 before 11 August

Venue Westminster, London

Contact Phone Lyn Aitken on 01367 718 500 or email [email protected]

- 10th Annual Net Focus UK Conference

25-26 October

Net focus is the conference series that deals with all soft policy issues that major companies and public bodies are struggling with as they rely more and more on electronic communication. For two days, 200 senior decision-makers come together to benchmark where their organisations are, and to find the way forward, forging valuable professional and business relations.

Venue Brighton

Contact Call Pete Selley on 020 7250 0100/07854 807 737, or visit


- InfoSec World Lapland 2006

21 November-CISO Roundtable

22-23 November - Conference

24 November - Security Compliance & Governance Summit

Hear from international CISO's including Seppo Sundberg, chief security officer, Finnish State Treasury; Ministry of Finance, Finland; David Boye, chief information security officer, Saxo Bank, Denmark; and Aaro Hallikainen, chief security officer, Finnish Police IT Management Agency, Finland.

A collaboration between MIS Training and The Rovaniemi ICT Security Cluster, this conference will bring IT and security experts from around the globe to meet and benchmark the key security challenges of the day. The focus will be on how CISO and IT leaders can drive and integrate security into the very core of their organisation. What does it mean to be a CISO? How do the gurus see this role developing? How can the CISO and technology really interface with both private industry and governmental sectors?

Venue The Scandic Hotel, Rovaniemi, Lapland Finland

Contact Lisa Davies at MIS Training on 020 7779 8217 or email [email protected]

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