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The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. Through its membership, ISSA -Kansas City helps security professionals in the Kansas City area learn of information security issues and trends, which promote education, collaboration, and leadership, and further the information security profession.

February 2017 Chapter Meeting

Posted by Anonymous Monday, February 13, 2017

Please join ISSA chapter members and other security professionals at Hereford House in Leawood, KS, for our February chapter meeting.

Topic: Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB 2.0) to Improve Security

Cloud app & data security is a top priority for many enterprises. Whether securing data in the Office 365 suite, ensuring compliance in ServiceNow, verifying activities within DevOPS or getting control over shadow IT, information security leaders are exploring how Cloud Access Security Brokers can make an impact in their organizations. Join Kameron Klein, Sr. Systems Engineer and Chad Ray, RSM at Netskope, for a session on which use cases are challenging enterprises today and how a next generation CASB can solve for them.
Attendees will learn:

  • Industry-specific data that's foundational to any cloud security business case;
  • The five highest-impact CASB 2.0 use cases from our customers, demonstrated from the perspective of users and security professionals; and 
  • How those use cases translate to "must-have" requirements for any CASB evaluation

 Kameron Klein -  Kameron has been actively working in Information Security for more than 18 years.  He has consulted for large financial institutions such as Discover Financial and JP Morgan Chase, Large Service Providers as well as many local and national organizations.  Additionally, he has worked for several Technology manufacturers including TippingPoint/HP, Palo Alto Networks and currently works for Netskope, Inc.

Chad Ray - Chad Ray has had roles at technology manufactures for 20 years, as a Network & Security Solutions Architect and Mobile Security Specialist across organizations such as Cisco, Alteon, Bay Networks, Citrix and currently works for Netskope, Inc.

Company Description:
Netskope is the leader in cloud security. Using patented technology, Netskope's cloud-scale security platform provides context-aware governance of all cloud usage in the enterprise in real time, whether accessed from the corporate network, remote, or from a mobile device. This means that security professionals can understand risky activities, protect sensitive data, stop online threats, and respond to incidents in a way that fits how people work today. With granular security policies, the most advanced cloud DLP, and unmatched breadth of workflows, Netskope is trusted by the largest companies in the world. Netskope — security evolved. To learn more, visit www.netskope.com

Date/Location: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017,  11:30 - 1:30 pm

Hereford House
Town Center Plaza,
5001 Town Center Dr,
Leawood, KS 66211

Lunch : Choice of one: Beef, Chicken, or Salmon,
Salad, Potato, Vegetable, Drink

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Greeting and registration
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Meeting & Presentation
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Questions, Answers & Networking

$20.00 for ISSA Members,
$30.00 for Guests/Non-Members

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