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The Virginia Alliance for Secure Computing and Networking (VASCAN) exists for the purpose of strengthening information technology security programs within the Commonwealth of Virginia.

VASCAN 2019 PROGRAM OUTLINE

 Getting to the Roots:  Cyber Security in Action

KEYNOTE

Chris Goodson, US Manager for Higher Education at Amazon Web Services will be this year's conference keynote.

 

TRACK SESSIONS will be available on both days.  Here's a sample:

Crypto Ransomware:  Why is a billion dollar industry?

Securing AWS Accounts:  Design Patters, Control Strategies and Best practices

DevOps Toolset Landscape

Strengthening Your Organization's Cyber Security Posture with the CIS Controls and Open Source Tools

GitOps: Including Testing Configuration/Code for Intent and Security

Monitoring and Alerting with Prometheus

Third-Party Vendor Assessments

Shifting Left with App Sec

Strong Roots, Strong Trees:  Implementing CIS Control 1

Security Operations from a GRC Practitioner’s Perspective

...and more.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Chris Casto, Solutions Architect, Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services Worldwide Public Sector (WWPS) Education and Jianjun Xu, another AWS Solutions Architect will lead attendees through a day-long session covering cloud security principles and specific security services in AWS.  Topics will include: the Shared Responsibility Model, AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM), Control Tower, Landing Zone, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, GuardDuty, and others.



For a current and more detailed program suitable for mobile, go to:  https://vascan2019.sched.com/   

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