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ITSPmagazine | Newsletter | April 24, 2017

ITSPmagazine | Newsletter | April 24, 2017

In this Newsletter we Explain why Best Defenses Against Ransomware Are Aggressive Offenses | Discover that Machine Learning Can Help With Mitigating Email Spoofing Risks | Wonder: "Cyber Threats Have Evolved. How About Your Insurance?" | Agree that When You Give, You Get. The Power Of Mentoring | Chat with Dwayne Melancon, VP Product, Iovation and get insights into the world of fraud and its impact on the community and society at large. We also want to go to Florence, and drink some Chianti.

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Tue, May 2, 2017 10:00-11:00 AM | PDT A live webinar with IOActive’s Daniel Miessler, Director of Advisory Services. Miessler will share how conventional penetration testing all too often doesn’t take into account the sophisticated techniques and tactics used by actual adversaries. Learn More

Tue, May 2, 2017 10:00-11:00 AM | PDT

A live webinar with IOActive’s Daniel Miessler, Director of Advisory Services. Miessler will share how conventional penetration testing all too often doesn’t take into account the sophisticated techniques and tactics used by actual adversaries.


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May 18-19, 2017 | Los Angeles, CA The ISSA-LA Information Security Summit is the premier cybersecurity event in SoCal. InfoSec execs, leaders, analysts, and practitioners will be gathering to learn from the experts, exchange ideas, and network. Register & Save 20% with ITSPmagazine! Learn more

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June 28-29, 2017 | Denver, CO MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset. Learn More 

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MISTI Cyber Security World 2017 will cover topics including infrastructure security, critical controls, security regulations and frameworks that can be applied to an organization's security toolset.



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April 27, 2017 | Phoenix, AZ Phoenix ISSA is hosting a special training event with Michael Bazzell – OSINT. During this event, Michael will demonstrate several new investigation techniques that are vital to any Investigator’s arsenal of tools.  Learn More

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Phoenix ISSA is hosting a special training event with Michael Bazzell – OSINT.

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ITSPmagazine Chronicles

By The ITSP Team & Friends 

As you know, a chronicle |ˈkränək(ə)l| is a factual written account of important or historical events in the order of their occurrence.
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Equal Respect | An ITSPmagazine Column

In the Equal Respect column here on ITSPmagazine, Dr. Chenxi WangSelena Templeton, and team explore the lack of diversity in the technology industry. Here you'll find diversity leaders sharing their experience, strength and, most importantly, inspiration to help truly advance diversity in cybersecurity and technology.

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In ITSPmagazine’s column, The Academy, Sean Coons and the team will feature stories by cutting-edge IT educators, leading industry experts, and students who will offer insights to those seeking to navigate the mercurial field of cybersecurity.

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An InfoSec Life | An ITSPmagazine Column

In the new ITSPmagazine column, An InfoSec LifeLarry Jaffee and team take things deeper, exploring the intersection of society and technology. Here you'll find InfoSec professionals explaining how they view the work they do, how it impacts humanity, and vice versa. The mission of the column is to humanize the technology and processes that IT Security Professionals employ as they have devoted their livelihoods to protecting the world’s systems and information.

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