ITSA Day 2011

Information Technology Security Awareness (ITSA) Day 2011 will be held on Monday, October 10, in the Grand Ballroom of the J. Wayne Reitz Union. Two programming tracks will be presented simultaneously: an IT (for IT staff) track and a General Awareness (end-user) track.

ITSA Day 2011 features presentations on Internet Safety, Social Networking Security, Cyber Self Defense, and information on how to Protect Your Sensitive Data. There will also be local and national technology vendors, along with university staff from UFIT and UPD, available to answer your information security-related questions.

Technology Expo Participants:

AT&T Wireless, CDW-G, Dell, GovConnect, HP, Lenovo, McAfee, Sprint, Wireless, Symantec, Verizon Wireless

University of Florida organizations also participating include the UF Bookstore, the UF Computing Help Desk, and the University Police Department (UPD).

Event:

  • Information Technology Security Awareness Day
  • Location: Reitz Union Grand Ballroom
  • Date: Monday, October 10, 2011
  • Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

General Awareness Track:

Time Presentation Speaker Description
10:00 am – 10:15 am Welcome Anthony Reynolds
President – UF Student Government
Opening remarks for ITSA Day 2011 from the 2011-2012 president, UFSG.
10:15am – 11:15am Internet Safety
Video of presentation.
Kevin Wiggins
Cyber Security Analyst, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Computer Crime Center
Internet Safety offers the average computer user tips for staying safe when using the Internet from people who regularly see the dangers present online.
11:30am – 12:15pm Cyber Self Defense
Video of presentation.
Derrius Marlin
IT Security Engineer
This session is designed to raise awareness about topics including safe Web browsing, malware threats, e-mail safety, choosing a good password, encrypting and backing up files, and wireless security.
1:30pm – 2:15pm Internet Safety
Video of presentation.
Kevin Wiggins
Cyber Security Analyst, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Computer Crime Center
Internet Safety offers the average computer user tips for staying safe when using the Internet from people who regularly see the dangers present online.
2:30pm – 3:15pm Protecting Your Sensitive Data
Video of presentation.
Charles Ross
Director, Sales Engineering Public Sector, Mcafee Inc.
Our personal and business information is a juicy target for thieves. There are many simple steps one can take to protect yourself, your data and computer.
3:15pm – 3:30pm Raffle Drawings and Closing Remarks David Huelsman
Information Security Architect
Raffle prize drawings and closing remarks for ITSA Day 2011.

IT Track:

Time Presentation Speaker Description
10:00 am – 10:15 am Welcome Rob Adams
Chief Information Security Officer
Opening remarks for ITSA Day 2011.
10:15am – 11:15am Threat Trends in the Security Industry
Video of presentation.
Charles Ross
Director, Sales Engineering Public Sector, Mcafee Inc.
A look at current and future threats we are all facing, and approaches to mitigate them.
11:30am – 12:15pm Social Networking and Network Security: Strength, Weakness, Opportunity, or Threat?
Video of presentation.
John Rezabek
Regional Sales Manager, Palo Alto Networks
With hundreds of millions of users sharing information about their personal and professional lives and trusting anybody on their “friends” list, it’s understandable that most security professionals can’t be found on Facebook.
1:30pm – 2:15pm A Game You Cannot Afford to Lose ñ Lessons in Information Governance
Video of presentation.
Allison Walton
e-Discovery Attorney, Symantec Corp
During this session, we will review relevant court cases and decisions and provide an overview of key considerations and best practices to enable Information Governance.
2:30pm – 3:15pm Next Generation Botnets
Video of presentation.
Dan Say
Security Domain Expert, Dell SecureWorks
Presentation will focus on Network Security trends and Dell Secure Works research within types of malicious activity. Details of how malware such as Gozi attacks its victims, and recent malware trends.
3:15pm – 3:30pm Raffle Drawings and Closing Remarks David Huelsman
Information Security Architect
Raffle prize drawings and closing remarks for ITSA Day 2011.