The American Bar Association Section of Science & Technology Law (SciTech) sponsors the Law Track at RSA Conference 2020. SciTech has applied for Continuing Legal Education Credits in many mandatory CLE states for all sessions in this track. To sign-in for CLE credit, please visit the CLE Information Table during the Law Track Sessions in Moscone West. Contact SciTech at (312) 988-5594 with any questions.
APWG, the Anti-Phishing Working Group, is an international coalition focusing the global response to cybercrime and phishing across industry, government, law-enforcement, and NGO communities. APWG’s membership worldwide is as global as its outlook with its directors, managers and research fellows advising national governments; global governance bodies such as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the International Telecommunications Union and ICANN; global trade groups; and multilateral treaty organizations such as the European Commission, the Commonwealth of Nations, the G8 High Technology Crime Subgroup, Council of Europe, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the Organization of American States. Operationally, APWG conducts its mission through: a threat data exchange clearinghouse; the APWG.EU, the institution's European research chapter; and the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. cybersecurity awareness campaign.
CForum is an association of industry experts driving discussions around information security today. While CForum was created to facilitate conversations around the "Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity" as released by NIST, discussions have now expanded to include topics such as risk and privacy. CForum provides an online community for information sharing and best practices to assist organizations in securing their environments. Through the collaboration enabled by CForum we can help one another improve our security programs.
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the tech-forward community of the $4.8 trillion IT ecosystem and the global hub for the more than 35 million professionals who design, deploy, manage, and secure the technology that powers the modern economy. Through collaboration, education, certifications, advocacy, and market research, CompTIA advances the industries and careers that rely on tech. Visit comptia.org for more.
The Cloud Security Alliance is not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote best practices and spread industry-wide education on security assurance within Cloud Computing. CSA is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, consumers, associations and other key stakeholders and serves as an incubator for international cloud standards. CSA's ever-expanding research and initiatives provide the industry with critical resources such as the Security Guidance and GRC Stack papers, Cloud Controls Matrix, CCSK training and certification, and the publicly accessible registry, CSA STAR.
The Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA), founded by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., Cisco, Fortinet, McAfee, Palo Alto Networks, and Symantec, is an independent, not-for-profit organization that also includes AlienVault (AT&T Cybersecurity), Dragos, IntSights, Juniper Networks, K7 Computing, Lastline, NEC Corporation, NETSCOUT Arbor, NTT Security, Panda Security, Radware, Rapid7, ReversingLabs, Scitum, SecureBrain (A Hitachi Group Company), SK Infosec, Sophos, Telefónica’s ElevenPaths, and Verizon. CTA is the industry’s first formally organized group of cybersecurity practitioners that work together in good faith to share threat information and improve global defenses against advanced cyber adversaries. CTA’s mission is to facilitate the sharing of actionable intelligence and situational awareness about sophisticated cyber threats to improve its members’ cyber defenses, more effectively disrupt malicious cyber actors around the world and raise the level of cybersecurity throughout the Internet and cyberspace. The alliance is continuing to grow on a global basis, enriching both the quantity and quality of the information that is being shared across the platform. CTA is actively recruiting additional regional players to enhance information sharing to enable a more secure future for all.
Data Security Council of India (DSCI) is a premier industry body on data protection in India, setup by NASSCOM®, committed to making the cyberspace safe, secure and trusted by establishing best practices, standards and initiatives in cybersecurity and privacy. DSCI works together with the Government and their agencies, Law Enforcement Agencies, industry sectors including IT-BPM, BFSI, CII, Telecom, industry associations, data protection authorities and think tanks for public advocacy, thought leadership, capacity building and outreach initiatives. For more information, visit: www.dsci.in.
Founded in 2002, the Executive Women's Forum, www.ewf-usa.com, is the largest member organization serving emerging leaders as well as the most prominent and influential female executives in information Security, IT Risk Management & Privacy. Our mission is to attract, retain and advance women in our field through education, leadership development and the creation of trusted relationships. We are committed to developing future leaders through our scholarship program, Rising Leaders Forum for our millennial members and keeping kids safe online with the Cyber Security School Challenge. The dialogue that begins at our National Conference hosted by Alta Associates, www.altaassociates.com, on Oct. 20-22, 2020 continues throughout the year during regional meetings, cheer dinners, meet & greet events, mentoring and Leadership Journey programs. Our EWF Connect extends the access that occurs during EWF events via an 24/7 online interactive community. Become a member today!
The FAIR (Factor Analysis of Information Risk) cyber risk framework has emerged as the premier Value at Risk (VaR) framework for cybersecurity and operational risk. The FAIR Institute is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to advancing the discipline of measuring and managing information risk. It provides information risk, cybersecurity and business executives with the standards and best practices to help organizations measure, manage and report on information risk from the business perspective. The FAIR Institute and its community focus on innovation, education and sharing of best practices to advance the FAIR cyber risk framework and the information risk management profession.
The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) is an international, cross-sector effort dedicated to eradicating cyber risk and improving our connected world. We achieve our mission by uniting global communities, implementing concrete solutions, and measuring the effect. GCA, a 501(c)3, was founded in September 2015 by the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, the City of London Police and the Center for Internet Security. Learn more at www.globalcyberalliance.org.
GlobalPlatform is a non-profit industry association driven by approximately 90 member companies. Members share a common goal to develop GlobalPlatform’s specifications, which are today highly regarded as the international standard for enabling digital services and devices to be trusted and securely managed throughout their lifecycle. GlobalPlatform protects digital services by standardizing and certifying a security hardware/firmware combination, known as a secure component, which acts as an on-device trust anchor. This facilitates collaboration between service providers and device manufacturers, empowering them to ensure the right level of security within all devices to protect against threats. Market sectors adopting GlobalPlatform technology include automotive, healthcare, government and enterprise ID, payments, premium content, smart cities, smart home, telecoms, transportation, and utilities.
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) is dedicated to developing and connecting cybersecurity leaders globally. ISSA is the community of choice for international cybersecurity professionals dedicated to advancing individual growth, managing technology risk, and protecting critical information and infrastructure. ISSA facilitates interaction and education to create a successful environment for global information systems security and for the professionals involved. Members include practitioners at all levels of the security field in a broad range of industries such as communications, education, healthcare, manufacturing, financial, and government. Join us today at www.issa.org.
NCSA is the nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting cybersecurity and privacy education and awareness. NCSA works with a broad array of stakeholders in government, industry and civil society. NCSA's primary partners are the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and NCSA's Board of Directors, which includes representatives from ADP; American Express; Bank of America; Cisco; Cofense; Comcast Corporation; Eli Lilly and Company; ESET North America; Facebook; Google; Infosec; Intel Corporation; Marriott International; Mastercard; Microsoft Corporation; Mimecast; Proofpoint; Raytheon; Symantec Corporation; Trend Micro, Inc.; Uber: U.S. Bank; Visa and Wells Fargo.
OASIS is a nonprofit consortium that advances open standards and open source development on a global scale. We're the home of KMIP, STIX, TAXII, OpenC2, PKCS#11, and SAML. Our newest projects include the Open Cybersecurity Alliance and CACAO course-of-action playbooks. Any initiative for developing code, APIs, specifications, or reference implementations can find a home at OASIS. Each project operates independently under industry-approved process and IPR policies. New work is encouraged, and all are welcome to participate. OASIS members can be found in 100+ countries on virtually every continent. Major multinational companies, SMEs, government agencies, universities, research institutions, consulting groups, and individuals are represented.
SIMalliance is the global, non-profit industry association which advocates the protection of sensitive connected and mobile services to drive their creation, deployment and remote management across multiple industries and use cases, including IoT. The organisation promotes the essential role of a tamper resistant secure hardware component in delivering secure applications and services across all devices that can access wireless networks. SIMalliance members represent approximately 90% of the global SIM card market. SIMalliance members are Card Centric Solutions, Gemalto, G+D Mobile Security, IDEMIA, Incard, Kona I, VALID, and Wuhan Tianyu. SIMalliance Strategic Partners are ARM, Comprion and Linxens. For further information visit https://simalliance.org/
The Trusted Computing Group (TCG) is a not-for-profit organization formed to develop, define and promote open, vendor-neutral, global industry specifications and standards, supportive of a hardware-based root of trust, for interoperable trusted computing platforms. TCG’s core technologies include specifications and standards for the Trusted Platform Module (TPM), Trusted Network Communications (TNC) and network security and self-encrypting drives. TCG also has work groups to extend core concepts of trust into cloud security, virtualization and other platforms and computing services from the enterprise to the Internet of Things.
GIAC Certifications develops and administers premier, professional information security certifications. More than 30 certifications align with SANS training and ensure mastery in critical, specialized InfoSec domains. GIAC certifications provide the highest and most rigorous assurance of cyber security knowledge and skill available to industry, government, and military clients across the world.
The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, helping practitioners develop and advance their careers and organizations manage and protect their data. Founded in 2000, the IAPP is a not-for-profit association that helps define, support and improve the privacy profession through networking, education and certification. More than just a professional association, the IAPP provides a home for privacy professionals around the world to gather, share experiences and enrich their knowledge.
The impact and sophistication of cybersecurity threats have created a global demand for professionals with cybersecurity expertise that is outpacing the supply. ISACA® developed Cybersecurity Nexus™ (CSX) to help fill the growing cybersecurity skills gap, provide cybersecurity guidance, training, credentials and career development for professionals at every stage of their careers, and help enterprises develop their cyber workforce. CSX, an innovative, holistic resource for cybersecurity solutions serves to highlight ISACA’s continuing commitment to addressing the global need for skilled cybersecurity professionals.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, (ISC)²® is an international nonprofit membership association focused on inspiring a safe and secure cyber world. Best known for the acclaimed Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) certification, (ISC)² offers a portfolio of credentials that are part of a holistic, programmatic approach to security. Our membership, more than 140,000 strong, is made up of certified cyber, information, software and infrastructure security professionals who are making a difference and helping to advance the industry. Our vision is supported by our commitment to educate and reach the general public through our charitable foundation – The Center for Cyber Safety and Education™. For more information on (ISC)², visit www.isc2.org.
The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. SANS is the most trusted and, by far, the largest provider of cyber security training and certification to professionals at governments and commercial institutions world-wide. Renowned SANS instructors teach over 60 different courses at more than 200 live cyber security training events as well as online.