September 19, 2017
What Exactly IS CyberSecurity Anyway?
It seems that not one day goes by without cyber security being mentioned in the news. Mentions include topics from data breaches to Russian hacks, but what exactly does it all mean and how does it affect you or your business? And, more importantly – does your business need to have an expert on staff? In this presentation you will learn what cyber security is, why small businesses are at risk and what you can do about it.
Candy Alexander, CISSP CISM
Ms. Alexander has nearly 30 years’ experience in security working for companies such as Digital Equipment, Compaq, and Symantec. She has held several positions as CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) which she developed and managed Corporate Security Programs. She is now working as a virtual CISO and Executive Cyber Security consultant assisting companies large and small to improve their protection through cost effective security initiatives.
Ms. Alexander is the chief architect for the Cyber Security Career Lifecycle for the ISSA (Information Systems Security Association), and is currently severing as a member of the International Board of Directors for the association, a position she has held for 14 of the past 16 years. She is also the past President and Board Member of the ISSA Education and Research Foundation. Candy has also served as Vice President of Education and Vice President of International Relations for the ISSA. She remains a loyal member at the local level with the New England Chapter and the ISSA – New Hampshire Chapter.
Ms. Alexander has received recognition from her peers through numerous awards, including that of Distinguished Fellow of the ISSA, ranking her as one of the top 1% in the global association, and she was inducted into the ISSA Hall of Fame in 2014. She also had the opportunity to be a featured speaker for the IT Security Symposium at the United Nations, and received an invitation to the Offices of the White House to speak on the importance of security awareness to the President’s “Cyber-Czar” staff.
This meeting qualifies for 1 CPE credit.
September 19, 2017 from 5pm-8pm + Q&A
Fratellos Restaurant | 155 Dow Street, Manchester, NH 03101
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Financial leaders and other senior professionals in the Southern NH region.
Have questions about CyberSecurity? Contact Financial Management Association of NH