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RiskSec 2019

RiskSec 2019 marked the first time SC Media’s industry-leading event was held in Philadelphia. With 200 people and 17 vendors in attendance the event took over the entire Convene exhibit space at the 30th Street train station and featured keynotes, panels and track sessions that covered topics from legislating cybersecurity to acquiring and using threat intelligence to better understanding how IoT devices can be handled in a large organizations. The event’s capstone was a red on blue event that saw a team comprised of university cybersecurity students fend off an attack with critical insight being given by a panel of experts.

Event Coverage

While RiskSec’s panels were packed with helpful information Jessica ‘Zhanna’ Malekos Smith of the Duke Center on Law & Technology (DCLT) and the Center on Law, Ethics, and National Security also offered these extra resources.

  1. Cyber Economic Espionage 
  2. Information Warfare – Understanding the Reflexive Control Technique 
  3. Twilight Zone Conflicts – Employing Gray Tactics in Cyber Operations 

Scenes from RiskSec 2019

Roota Almeida, CISO, Delta Dental of New Jersey and Connecticut (left), J. Zhanna Malekos Smith, Reuben Everett Cyber Scholar, Duke Law School (center) and Illena Armstrong, SC Media’s VP Editorial.
Georgea L. Mancuso, Special Counsel at Black Marjieh & Sanford, and John McCumber, Director of Cybersecurity Advocacy at (ISC)2 discuss cybersecurity legislation with SC Media’s Senior Reporter, Bradley Barth.
Attendees check out the Security Theater during a networking break

Peter Stephenson orchestrates a live attack-and-defend session for the closing keynote.