Ashburn, Virginia, 2nd March 2018 – Shevirah, a specialist in automated mobile and IoT device testing and training, today announced that their CTO and Founder, Georgia Weidman, will be leading a post conference workshop at the upcoming InfoSec World Conference and Expo 2018 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
- “Integrating Mobility and Internet of Things into Your Security Testing Hands-On”
- Thursday, March 22, 2018, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- One-Day, 8 CPEs
The perimeter has been shattered. We do not sit at desks in offices working on corporate issued workstations. We work from home, at client sites, on airplanes using laptops, mobile phones, tablets, smartwatches, and Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) has introduced thousands of devices of unknown security postures to the network.
There is an IoT meeting scheduler outside every room at office, a Smart TV in every meeting room, and maintenance just switched the entire building to smart lightbulbs. Yet our security testing programs and tools focuses almost exclusively on the traditional idea of an enterprise, workstations, servers, a hardened perimeter with a firewall. Attackers are not so generous and are launching attacks against the ubiquitous mobile and IoT endpoints. Security must catch up.
In this course, we will study the risks of mobility and IoT to the enterprise, discuss the landscape of security options available to us, and most importantly become competent at vulnerability assessment, impact analysis, and determining the effectiveness of security products you deploy to protect mobility and IoT from attacks.
About Shevirah Inc.
Shevirah is a U.S. company founded in 2015 by cybersecurity expert Georgia Weidman. We specialize in products for automated mobile and IoT device impact analysis, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, and mobile security awareness training. Our capabilities compliment traditional Mobile Threat Defense (MTD), Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), Mobile Device Management (MDM), or mobile app inspection tools. Shevirah’s name comes from the Hebrew word for “shattering or breaking of vessels”, reflecting the goals of cybersecurity assessment and testing. Shevirah’s platform includes the patent pending Dagah software. We are headquartered in the greater Washington, D.C. area. Learn more, or request a free trial, at https://shevirah.com.
About InfoSec World Conference and Expo
For more than 20 years security professionals have made InfoSec World the “business of security” conference. Produced by MIS Training Institute (MISTI), InfoSec World assembles information security professionals from every market and field of study, from more than 100 nations. For more information on the conference, its detailed agenda as well as logistics, please visit: https://infosecworld.misti.com.
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