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Raleigh ISSA September 6, 2018 Chapter Meeting at RTP Headquarters

September 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


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

5:15 – 6:00pm Back-to-Basics (Main Room)

5:15 – 8:15 CTF – Bring your computer

6:00 – 6:45 pm Dinner/ Drink / Socializing (Lobby)/ Vendor Table Armor

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

7:15 – 8:15pm Main Presentation (Main Room) – Why Compliance Matters for Security Professionals

HIPAA, PCI and GDPR… Oh my! Compliance is a hot-button topic on the minds of many security professionals. Learn how your enterprise can effectively and efficiently band together to align security controls with risk mitigation strategies that help you secure your enterprises and meet compliance mandates. This session will walk through:

  • How to understand key differences between a successful compliance and security program
  • How to avoid a check box approach to compliance
  • Why you would make changes to your security program, even if those changes are not mandated
  • How security professionals can advocate for a security-first approach to compliance in their organizations
  • GDPR as a real-world example

Kurt Hagerman | Chief Information Security Officer of Armor
As chief information security officer (CISO) for Armor, Kurt Hagerman is responsible for all aspects of security and compliance for both corporate and customer facing products. He is accountable for helping the company attain ISO, PCI, HIPAA and other certifications, which allow Armor customers to more easily achieve the necessary compliances for their own businesses.

Hagerman was most recently the managing director of the southwest region and PCI practice director for Coalfire Systems, Inc., a leading IT Security GRC company and QSA. During his twenty plus years in the field of information technology, he has held a wide number of positions encompassing many IT and security disciplines including: network engineering; systems engineering; security engineering; and IT auditing and compliance.

Hagerman regularly speaks and writes on information security topics in the payments and healthcare spaces, as well as on cloud security. He holds CISA and CISSP certifications and is an active participant on the Cloud Security Alliance SME council as well as on the Public Policy Committee of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition. Hagerman holds his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management from Purdue University.

Upcoming Chapter meetings….

  • Thursday, 7 October 2018


September 6, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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RTP Headquarters
12 Davis Drive , Research Triangle Park, NC
Raleigh, NC 27709 us