Addressing Future Risks and Legal Challenges of Insider Threats: Is Your Organization Ready?
Today's growing number of insider threats, which involve exfiltrating data, sabotaging and manipulating corporate data and IT systems, have created more complex set of challenges for U.S. companies compared to those arising from cyber security and data breaches.
Insiders are usually employees, ex-employees, board members, stock holders or anyone within the company who have gained an authorized access to all proprietary or confidential information and have used such privilege into a malicious manner to disclose information and conduct activities that may harm the organization.
Malicious insider attacks are often difficult to detect due to its unique nature. To avoid potential risks and legal challenges, companies and organizations need a robust strategy that can identify and defend against such threat.
In this LIVE Webcast, a notable panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the framework of insider threats. Speakers will also present key pointers, legal insights and important issues surrounding this significant topic.
Key topics include:
- Current Insider Threat Landscape
- Insider Threat Definition & Characteristics
- The Malicious vs. Non-Malicious Insider Threat
- Building an Effective Insider Threat Program
- Identifying Policies, Guidance, and Procedures
- Legal Considerations & Global Privacy Implications
- Lessons Learned & Best Practices
- Introduction - Statistics of Insider Threat in the 2017 Landscape
- Insider Threat overview (Characteristics of Insider Threats)
- Example of an Insider Threat solution which can be used
- How Forcepoint implemented that Insider Threat solution within their organization (real world example)
- Wider implications beyond legal
- HR, Compliance, C-Suite, etc.
Who Should Attend:
- Attorneys General
- In-house Counsel
- IT Risk and Compliance Officers
- IT Professionals and Specialists
- Privacy and Data Security Officers
- Top Level Management
- Private and Public Companies
- Chief Privacy Officer
- Chief Compliance Officer
- Chief Risk Officer
- Chief Risk Management Officer
- IT Director
- IT Security Director
- Security Architect
- HR Director
- Legal Director
- SOC Analyst
- Info Security Analyst
- IT Manager
- General Counsel
- Chief Legal Officer
- Chief Audit Officer
John is responsible for the company’s legal and regulatory affairs, ethics and compliance programs.
Prior to joining Forcepoint, John served as Vice President for legal and government affairs at Freescale Semiconductor with annual revenues of approximately $5 billion. John helped steer Freescale’s spin off from Motorola in 2004, the company’s initial public offering in 2004, the leveraged buyout that took the company private in 2006, Freescale’s re-introduction to the public equity market in 2011, and Freescale’s ultimate 2015 merger into NXP.
John has served on many civic and professional organizations over the years, including the board of directors and executive committee of the Austin Chamber of Commerce, the board of directors of the Semiconductor Industry Association, Leadership Austin, the Texas General Counsel Forum, the Association of Corporate Counsel of America and Any Baby Can (Austin).
John earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Economics from Tulane University and a Juris Doctorate degree from Tulane University School of Law.
John is responsible for the company’s legal and regulatory affairs, ethics and compliance programs. Prior to joining Forcepoint, John served …
Hugo Teufel III is Senior Counsel for Global Privacy within the Raytheon Office of the General Counsel based in Arlington, Virginia. Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN), with 2015 sales of $23 billion and 61,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security, and civil markets throughout the world. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Reporting directly to the Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Teufel handles all aspects of privacy and data protection compliance globally within the company.
In public service, Teufel served at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as its Chief Privacy Officer, the first such statutorily mandated position in the federal government. Teufel’s responsibilities included assuring that the technologies used by the Department to protect the United States sustain privacy protections relating to the use, collection, and disclosure of personal information. During his tenure, Teufel was one of two principals from DHS on the joint U.S./EU High Level Contact Group on information sharing and privacy and personal data protection. Teufel also testified before committees of both houses of Congress on privacy issues.
Prior to serving as Chief Privacy Officer at DHS, Teufel was Associate General Counsel for General Law at DHS and Associate Solicitor for General Law at the Department of the Interior. Teufel served as Deputy Solicitor General for the State of Colorado.
In the private sector, Teufel was a privacy co-lead in PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Advisory practice, where he advised commercial, federal and international clients on privacy and data protection issues.
Teufel also practiced government contracts law at the firms of Hall & Evans, LLP, and McKenna & Cuneo, LLP. Teufel began his legal career in Washington, D.C., clerking for the Honorable Loren A. Smith, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Teufel currently serves as a Judge Advocate in the DC Army National Guard.
Teufel majored in Economics, and minored in German, at Metropolitan State University of Denver. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Washington College of Law at the American University, and his Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College. He holds certifications from the International Association of Privacy Professionals.
Hugo Teufel III is Senior Counsel for Global Privacy within the Raytheon Office of the General Counsel based in Arlington, …
Michael Crouse is the Senior Director Business Solutions for Advanced Data and Insider Threat Security Business spearheading new business initiatives for promoting a unified solution (endpoint, interface, analytics) focused on the human point. Mr. Crouse works closely with top commercial and federal decision-makers and lends key influence in helping them develop new security policies, procedures, and technical approaches, specifically with regard to cybersecurity, user activity monitoring requirements, behavioral analytics, and the detection/mitigation of external and internal threats.
Mr. Crouse possesses over a quarter-century of experience supporting Commercial and Federal Organizations starting with the National Security Agency (NSA) and expanding his career with various companies including Stanford Telecom, ITT Industries, General Dynamics, Oakley Networks, Raytheon, and now Forcepoint.
Mr. Crouse graduated from the University of Akron, from which he holds a bachelor of science in Electrical Engineering; Also earned a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering from Johns Hopkins University; Program Manager Professional certification through Program Management Institute; and Certified Insider Threat Program Manager through Software Engineering Institute via Carnegie Mellon University.
Michael Crouse is the Senior Director Business Solutions for Advanced Data and Insider Threat Security Business spearheading new business initiatives …
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Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding people’s intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint supports more than 20,000 organizations worldwide. For more about Forcepoint, visit www.Forcepoint.com and follow us on Twitter at @ForcepointSec.
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. Founded in 1922, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, capabilities in C5I (command, control, communications, computing, cyber and intelligence), sensing, effects and mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.