Cyber-Hustle: Security Lessons from Hollywood

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Classic films such as The Sting and Oceans 11 and newer movies like 21 and Oceans 13 have important lessons for the security industry. Security remains a human-to-human conflict in spite of the weapons and terrain, and understanding the “old school” hustles and cons is enlightening to our current mission. Join this entertaining session pulling the best messages from Hollywood for us to take home.

Learning Objectives:
1: Learn from entertaining examination of security first principles: nothing new under the sun.
2: Understand core values in security.
3: Learn what to watch for security in the everyday and in the media.
Sam Curry


Chief Security Officer, Cybereason

Scott Howitt


Chief Information Officer, McAfee

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