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Raleigh ISSA March 7, 2018 Chapter Meeting at RTP Headquarters

March 7, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm


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5:15 – 6:00pm Career Services (Conference Room 1)

5:15 – 6:00pm Back-to-Basics (Main Room) Steve Hunt  The Surprising Secrets of the Best Run Security Departments

6:00 – 7:00pm Popeye’s Chicken / Drink / Socializing (Lobby)

7:00 – 7:15pm Board Updates (Main Room)

7:15 – 8:15pm Main Presentation (Main Room) Ask Me Anything Round Table Hosted by Peter Hewitt and Ryan Lin

Back 2 Basics


Topic: The Surprising Secrets of the Best Run Security Departments

Presenter:Steve Hunt

Bio: Steve Hunt, ISSA Distinguished Fellow & Hall of Fame inductee is a strategic executive advisor to over 400 companies. He has identified the keys to creating a resilient security operation with high employee retention and executive buy-in. You’ll learn how to measure the maturity of your own security operations, show quick improvement to C-level executives, and rapidly measure growth. You’ll also discover how to get your organization involved in the Cybersecurity Communities of Excellence.

Main Presentation  Ask Me Anything Round Table Hosted by Peter Hewitt and Ryan Lin


Heather Linn:
Heather Linn has worked in incident and problem management, vulnerability management, software test, access controls, TVM, penetration test, DFIR and purple team consulting, red teaming, and now hunt. She has worked for startups and Fortune 50 companies. Purple team has been her favorite thing to do, followed by pentest and red team. Her current passion is trying to revolutionize how people think about what we do through evolution of the MITRE ATT&CK framework. She holds a Bachelor of Science in CIS, an OSCP, CISSP, GCFA, and is formerly a GSEC, GCIH, and future GREM and GNFA. She is also a published fiction writer and a professional technical editor.
Ryan Linn
Ryan Linn is a security strategist for a large financial institution. His background in red teaming, penetration testing, incident response, and forensics has helped him to understand many of the challenges that security practitioners face today. He enjoys sharing this knowledge at places like DefCon, BlackHat, CAD Hot Topics, and other security conferences. He has helped train individuals around the world on hacking and incident response techniques, and has incorporated this information into books like Gray Hat Hacking.


Peter Hewitt Bio:

Highly skilled, knowledgeable, creative INFORMATION ASSURANCE PROFESSIONAL with a proven record of customer service. Effective problem solver with the ability to quickly analyze systems and processes, identify vulnerabilities and issues, and develop effective solutions across multiple platforms and business functions.

Specialties: Disciplines:
Forensics, Incident Response, Windows Security, Wireless Security

Security Applications:
QualysGuard Vulnerability Management / Policy Compliance / PCI / Web Application Scanning, Metasploit, Armitage, OSSIM, Python, Autopsy Forensic Browser, Sleuthkit, Windows Forensic Toolchest, Mandiant Web Historian, ODESSA, Netcat, Nessus, Nmap, Wireshark, Kismet, Microsoft Management Console, Tumbleweed Secure Messenger, BindView BV-Control for Windows AD / Novell eDirectory, Symantec Endpoint Protection

Operating Systems:
Windows 7 Professional, Windows Server 2008 R2, Red Hat / Ubuntu / MEPIS Linux, Knoppix STD, BackTrack 5, Helix, Oracle VirtualBox


March 7, 2019
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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RTP Headquarters
12 Davis Drive , Research Triangle Park, NC
Raleigh, NC 27709 us
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