RSS:2017

Building Cyber Deterrence

Keynotes

David Kennedy

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David started TrustedSec and Binary Defense Systems (BDS) with the vision of helping companies with information security. TrustedSec provides information security consulting services for organizations all around the world. BDS is a global Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) and software security company which detects attackers in the early stages and prevents large-scale attacks.[more]

Kelly Shortridge

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Kelly Shortridge is currently the Product Manager for security ratings platform, SecurityScorecard. In her spare time, she conducts research into the applications of behavioral economics and behavioral game theory to information security, on which she has spoken at international conferences including Black Hat, Troopers, and Hacktivity. [more]

Russ McRee

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Russ McRee is Group Program Manager of the Blue Team for Microsoft’s Windows & Devices Group (WDG). He writes toolsmith, a monthly column for information security practitioners, and has written for other publications including Information Security, (IN)SECURE, SysAdmin, and Linux Magazine. [more]


RSS:2017 Presentation Slides >>

2017 Sponsors

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Fortinet

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ePlusForsythe Technology, IncCrowdStrikeBrite ComputersNetaniumRolta AdvizeX (HPE, Varonis)Cyber ArkSirius ComputerSymantecCDWSMPCylance

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Meridian ITRapid7VaronisInfo Advantage

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AnomaliIV4iSecureGuidePoint SecurityPulse SecureGrey CastleThales

In-Kind Sponsors

Durkee ConsultingFreed Maxick

Partners

Rochester ISSAOWASPInfraGardISACA

RSS:2016

Technology, Privacy and Security: Evolving to Meet Modern Challenges

Keynotes

Jeremiah Grossman

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Founder of WhiteHat Security. World-Renowned Professional Hacker. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. Published Author. Influential Blogger. Off-Road Race Driver.

Jeremiah Grossman’s career spans nearly 20 years and he has lived a literal lifetime in computer security to become one of the industry’s biggest names. And since Jeremiah earned a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt, the media has described him as “the embodiment of converged IT and physical security.” Preventing attacks from the scariest cyber-criminals is all in a day’s work for Jeremiah, but staying a keystroke ahead of the bad guys isn’t easy. In 2001, Jeremiah founded WhiteHat Security, which today has one of the largest professional hacking armies on the planet. [more]

Diana Kelley

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Diana Kelley is Executive Security Advisor to IBM Security and manages the IBM Security Newsroom. As ESA she leverages her 25+ years of cyber risk and security experience to provide advice and guidance to CISOs and security professionals. She is a regular contributor to SecurityIntelligence, X-Force Research and a co-author of IBM’s “Securing the C-Suite” study. She is a faculty member with IANS Research and serves on the Advisory Board for InfoSec World, Structure Security and the Content Committee for the Executive Women's Forum. She was an IEEE “Rock Star of Risk” in 2016 and speaks frequently at major conferences including: TED, RSA, CyberTech, CompuTex, and InfoSec World [more]

A Look at Cybersecurity from a Professional Fusion: Panel Discussion w/ Q&A

Not your average Cybersecurity Panel: This panel steers away from the standard CISO panel, and gives us the experiences & perspectives of various walks of professional lives. From technical engineer, security advisor, CISO, and more, this panel will share their individual points of view on today’s cybersecurity challenges, and how their role affects their organization’s response to these challenges. There will also be a Q&A session to allow attendees to chime in with their pertinent questions.

Also featuring Keynote speaker Diana Kelley

2016 Sponsors

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Palo Alto Networks

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FortinetZscalerIntel SecurityMeridian ITePlusSymantecBrite ComputersGemaltoSirius Computer SolutionsForsythe Technology

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ForcePoint

Rolta AdvizeXCrowdStrikeLighthouse Computer ServicesGrey Castle SecurityCyber ArkTAG Solutions

Silver

IV4SMPRapid7AnomaliiSecure

Bronze

Secure NetworksProofpoint

In-Kind Sponsors

Durkee ConsultingFreed MaxickUniversity of RochesterRIT

Partners

Rochester ISSAOWASPInfraGardISACA

RSS:2015

The Right to Privacy: Balancing Privacy and Security

Keynotes

Johannes Ullrich

CTO SANS Internet Storm CenterJohannes' PhotoAs Dean of Research for the SANS Technology Institute, Johannes is currently responsible for the SANS Internet Storm Center (ISC) and the GIAC Gold program. He founded DShield.org in 2000, which is now the data collection engine behind the ISC. [more]

Mark Leary

VP & Chief Information Security Officer - XeroxMark's PhotoMark Leary is an Information Technology security professional in the government and commercial sectors, and has held successive positions of corporate security oversight in Defense, Aerospace, Manufacturing and Services industry segments. [more]

Caleb Barlow

Vice President - Portfolio Marketing - IBM SecurityCaleb's PhotoCaleb Barlow is an enterprising hi-tech executive with global experience in product management, marketing, software development and services. He has led multiple software product portfolios at IBM Security including Application, Data, Mobile, and Critical Infrastructure Security. [more]

Mark Villinski

Director - Field Marketing - Kaspersky LabMark's PhotoMark Villinski brings more than 20 years of technology sales, marketing experience and channel leadership to Kaspersky Lab. As Director, Field Marketing, Mark is responsible for field marketing efforts in the United States and for increasing awareness of Kaspersky Lab as a thought leader in the online security industry. [more]

2015 Sponsors

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ePlus

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ForsytheInfobloxIntegration PartnersMeridian ITCommVault

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Accunet SolutionsDell SecureWorksInfinite GroupWebsenseiSecureBrite

Silver

Rapid7GuidePoint

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ZensarKasperskyGemaltoTri-Delta ResourcesZscalerGrey Castle SecurityPalo AltoProofPointSMPSophos

In-Kind Sponsors

Durkee ConsultingUniversity of RochesterRIT

Partners

Rochester ISSAOWASPInfraGardISACA

RSS:2014

No Borders: Expanding Chains of Trust

Keynotes

Paul Henry

Veteran industry expert and SANS Senior Instructor

Paul Henry is a Senior Instructor with the SANS Institute and one of the world's foremost global information security and computer forensic experts with more than 30 years of experience covering all 10 domains of network security. (more)

Ira Winkler

ISSA President and security luminary

Ira Winkler, CISSP is President of Secure Mentem. He is considered one of the world’s most influential security professionals, and has been named a “Modern Day James Bond” by the media.
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Jaime Daley

Ms. Jaime L. Daley is an Assistant Director with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Office of Counter Terrorism (OCT), where she manages a group of analysts focused on homeland security and cyber threats. (more)

CISO Panel

Mike Pinch

Michael Pinch is an experienced healthcare technology executive, currently the Chief Information Security Officer for the University of Rochester Medical Center. (more)

Bruce Jones

Bruce Jones is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and is a Director for the Gates Volunteer Ambulance Service (GVAS). (more)

Dwayne Foley

Dwayne Foley is the Security Manager for Global Information Services at CooperVision. (more)

Eric Caballero

Eric is presently the IT Director/Leader for Byrne Dairy, a Central New York food process manufacturer. (more)

2014 Sponsors

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In-Kind Sponsors

Durkee Consulting    

Partners

Rochester ISSA    OWASP        ISACA

 

RSS:2013

Keynotes

BruceSchneier
Bruce Schneier
Renowned Security Technologist and CSTO of BT.
LanceSpitzner
Lance Spitzner
Training Director, SANS Securing The Human Program.
JoeJarzombek
Joe Jarzombek
Director for Software and Supply Chain Assurance, Cyber Security and Communications, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Tracks

  • Business Security
  • Technical Security
  • Mobile / Cloud Security
  • InfraGard / Cybercrime
  • Threat Landscape
  • Solutions & Demonstrations

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Durkee Consulting        Description - IANS is the leading provider of in-depth security insights and decision support delivered through research, community, and consulting. Fueled by interactions among IANS’ network of experts and end users, IANS’ experience-driven advice helps information security, risk management, and compliance executives make better, faster technical and managerial decisions. For more information and to access complimentary research on information security and IT risk management, visit www.iansresearch.com.

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Rochester ISSA          OWASP    

 

RSS:2012

Our 2012 Key Note speakers were Dr. Gary McGraw, CTO of Cigital, Inc. and Jeff Williams, CEO & Co-Founder, Aspect Security.

Each year, during National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the Rochester Security Summit features education opportunities for executives, CFO, CIO/CSO, business managers, security professionals, IT managers, technical specialists, help desk staff, and developers.

In 2012, the Summit gathered more than 200 attendees for 28 outstanding technical presentations -- along with three Ethical Hacking training sessions