The Top 13 Information Security Conferences of 2017

2017 is finally here. You know what that means: another information security conference season is upon us. We couldn’t be more excited! Just like we did last year, we at The State of Security have assembled a list of the top 13 conferences in information security for 2017. We hope you’ll have the chance to attend […]

At Black Hat, the ‘Internet of Things’ Gets Put Through Its Paces

When computer hackers and security pros gather for twin conferences in Las Vegas this week, the focus will be on risks related to the growing assortment of connected thermostats, smartwatches, cars and other devices that the tech industry calls the “internet of things.” Read about the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas to explore the […]

Predict, Prevent, Detect and Enforce: Insights from the Gartner Security Summit

Read Jennifer Blatnik take an analytical look at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit held last month on Security Week : It’s been a dirty little secret among those of us in the security industry that there are two types of security solution providers: those who scare the market about threats and attackers in […]

5 Cybersecurity takeaways from Meet the Money

Meet the Money® changes with the times, and the 2016 conference showcased the first panel on Cybersecurity in the hospitality industry – “Who’s Knocking at Your Digital Door,” featuring Bob Braun, from JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group and Co-Chair of the Firm’s Cybersecurity and Privacy Group. Read more about the five key takeaways from the panel […]

Milken Conference: Cyber Resilience, the New Line of Defense for Business

The United States Department of Homeland Security defines resilience as “the ability to prepare for and adapt to changing conditions, and withstand and recover rapidly from disruptions.” Building cyber resilience, in order to protect privacy and data assets, is the topic of one of today’s sessions at the Milken Institute Global Conference 2016, of which […]

The RSA keynotes: a cautionary tale

On Feb. 29th, thousands of cybersecurity professionals will flood San Francisco’s Moscone Center for RSA Conference, one of the security industry’s largest and most authoritative events. This week, RSA announced its 20 keynote speakers, and if you heard a weird noise coming from Twitter, that was the InfoSec community releasing an exasperated collective WTF. Read […]

Slush Helsinki: IoT security on the rise, physical security becoming more prevalent

Slush Helsinki 2015 opened with a strong speech from Juha Sipila, the Prime Minister of Finland. Drawing inspiration from the past industrial revolutions throughout the centuries, he speculated on what will come next in technology in the years to come. The security of the Internet of Things is one of the main topics at this year’s […]

Top 10 Information Security Conferences

Recently, Tripwire compiled a list of the top 10 highest paying jobs in information security in an effort to help individuals navigate this exciting field as a career choice. Information security is continuously evolving, so knowing which events offer the best opportunities for learning new ideas and making new connections is just as important as […]

CIO Task Forces’ Priorities

The technology executives at last week’s CIO Network conference divided into five task forces to debate their management and policy agendas in the following areas. Read their top recommendations on Forbes.

Europol : Experts on data analysis from around the world gathered in Prague

From 3 to 5 November 2014, the international conference ‘Analytical Prague 2014’ took place in Prague, Czech Republic. The conference was the culmination of a series of international analytical meetings and focused on modern data analysis within police processes. ‘Analytical Prague 2014’ is a prestigious international conference and pilot project of Europol, organised in cooperation […]