January 25th 2017 Chapter Meeting

Chapter Meeting Agenda:
6:00pm-6:15pm Networking
6:15pm-6:30pm Chapter Business
6:30pm-8:00pm Presentations
Location: Bellevue City Hall
450 110th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98009

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attendance qualifies for 2 CISSP credits

Speaker:

Stan Bounev, Founder and Chief Product Officer, Vericlouds

About Stan Bounev:

  Stan started his product management journey 15 years ago in Financial Services where he was driving a set of new enterprise products. Then, moved to Microsoft in Redmond working on making the shopping experience on Windows 8 more secure and introducing sandboxing in Internet Explorer 10. Later, he drove the program management of the advertising platform of Outlook.com, and specifically he was focused on making the ad delivery secure. As a result, Outlook.com became a trusted platform delivering over $100M in ad revenue per year. After 8 years with Microsoft, in 2014, Stan and his Microsoft colleague Rui Wang started VeriClouds, which delivers an innovative way of protecting online accounts from Account Takeover attacks.

Presentation Title:

Using Leaked Credentials as an attack vector

Presentation Abstract:

  • The presentation shows a new trend in corporate breaches – use of leaked credentials of employees to get an easy way into an organization’s infrastructure, do reconnaissance and find sensitive information.
  • The Demo shows how compromised credentials can be used to get access to an employee’s email account, phishing is sent with malicious payload that gets undetected. As a result, a line access is obtained to another corporate computer.
 

Speaker:

Alex Villegas, Amazon Security and Trust

About Alex Villegas:

  Seasoned security engineer with over ten years of experience working for companies such as Amazon, Microsoft, F5 Networks, Hewlett-Packard, cPanel and Softlayer (IBM). Ethical hacker with a diverse educational and professional background obsessed with security engineering and customer trust. Holds a JD in Intellectual Property and Cyber Security, a MS in Information Security and Digital Forensics, a MBA in Economics and Information Systems, and a BBA in Finance and Computer Information Systems. Has the following industry certifications: CISSP, CEH, CISA, CHFI, ECSA, LPT, MCITP:EA, and BSI ISO Lead Auditor. Active in the security industry and a known public speaker that has recently presented at the International Symposium on Digital Forensics and Security, the International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics, the CISO Global Forum, Secure World Seattle and Bsides San Diego. Moreover, enjoys attending security conferences, publishing security papers, and developing security tools with the ultimate purpose of enabling customer trust.

Presentation Title:

Security Awareness for Mobile Dating Apps: a discussion regarding social engineering risks and automated bot platforms within the mobile dating ecosystem

Presentation Abstract:

  Mobile Dating Apps have become the predominant method to meet individuals with similar interests. The flexibility and user friendly approach provided by the Mobile Dating Apps makes them more attractive than dating websites. Individuals are willing to share more personal details because of the artificial perception of anonymity and security within their mobile phones. This presentation aims to shed some light around the social engineering driven risks around using Mobile Dating Apps. The discussion will also talk about the instant messaging application Kik, which is generally used to connect with individuals once a match has been determined. Moreover, the talk will also cover the existence of bots within the Mobile Dating ecosystem that are usually setup with attractive dating profiles aimed to target potential victims.  

February 22 2017 Chapter Meeting

Chapter Meeting Agenda:
6:00pm-6:15pm Networking
6:15pm-6:30pm Chapter Business
6:30pm-8:00pm Presentations
Location: Bellevue City Hall
450 110th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98009

attendance qualifies for 2 CISSP credits

Speakers:

Christopher Howard and Colin Folawn, Attorney's, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

March 22 2017 Chapter Meeting

Chapter Meeting Agenda:
6:00pm-6:15pm Networking
6:15pm-6:30pm Chapter Business
6:30pm-8:00pm Presentations
Location: Bellevue City Hall
450 110th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98009

attendance qualifies for 2 CISSP credits

Speakers:

John Michener, Casaba Security
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