Managing, Maintaining, and Strengthening Your Cloud Security: What the In-House Counsel Needs to Know and Do for Their Corporation
With the cloud's unlimited abilities and enormous benefits, more companies are putting greater confidence in ready-to-deploy cloud computing platforms. The popularity of this "mainstream IT platform" can be attributed to its scalability, flexibility and cost-effectiveness. While the cloud has helped numerous organizations achieve greater heights, many companies are still hesitant to migrate their corporate data and application assets into this platform because of the potential security challenges. Thus, it is imperative for the companies' in-house counsel to enforce internal security policies to mitigate risks and compliance traps.
In this two-hour LIVE Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of the latest trends; critical issues and best practices with respect to Managing, Maintaining and Strengthening Your Cloud Security. Speakers will also offer best practices in developing and implementing effective cloud security policies while ensuring compliance with privacy laws.
Key issues that will be covered in this course are:
- Cloud Computing - A Closer Look
- Limitations, Opportunities and Security Challenges
- Recent Regulatory Issues and Developments
- Risk Mitigation Strategies
- Best Cloud Security Management Practices
Lee Harding, CTO
- Shared responsibility
- Secure by design
- Valued third-party audits
- Principles over standards
- Continuous improvement and response
Edward J. Liebig, Vice President, Global Security Professional Services
- New and emerging principles – micro segmentation
- Ways to extend the data center into cloud securely
Andrea V. Arias, Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection
Federal Trade Commission
- FTC role in privacy and data security
- Guidance in how investigations work
- Cases against service providers in general
- Relevant advice than can tangentially apply
Who Should Attend:
- In-house Counsel
- Chief Information Officers
- Privacy and Data Security Officers
- Risk and Compliance Officers
- Chief Information Security Officers
- Privacy and Data Security Lawyers
- IT Security Practitioners
- Other Related/Interested Professionals and Organizations
Lee has worked in software technology for more than 20 years and brings experience from Autodesk, Intel and Sunstone Circuits. He provides high-level technical guidance in opportunities ranging from analysis and remediation strategies for regulatory mandates to fine-grained decisions such as team tool selection. His technical experience is varied and includes e-commerce, corporate web presence and ECAD application development. Lee holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University, a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Portland State University, and has been awarded four patents for his work. Lee is very involved in the entrepreneurship community including the Software Association of Oregon, the Austin Entrepreneurship Program at Oregon State University, and FIRST Robotics.
Lee has worked in software technology for more than 20 years and brings experience from Autodesk, Intel and Sunstone Circuits. …
Andrea V. Arias is an attorney in the Division of Privacy and Identity Protection in the Bureau of Consumer Protection at the Federal Trade Commission, focusing on enforcement and policy matters involving consumer privacy and data security under Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, and the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act. Ms. Arias has worked on a number of high profile data security matters for the FTC, including FTC v. Oracle, FTC v. Wyndham, and FTC v. TRENDnet. In addition to her litigation work, Ms. Arias is involved in policy and outreach activity related to privacy and data security, including as a lead attorney in the FTC’s Data Brokers and Big Data reports, and as part of the team responsible for the Start With Security initiatives. Prior to assuming her current position, Ms. Arias was a trial attorney in the Litigation I section of the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. She also served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Allyson K. Duncan in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, and for the Honorable Cecilia M. Altonaga in the Southern District of Florida. Ms. Arias is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Emory University School of Law. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ms. Arias currently resides in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband and two yellow labradors.
Andrea V. Arias is an attorney in the Division of Privacy and Identity Protection in the Bureau of Consumer Protection …
Mr. Liebig, a 27-year security professional with over 37 years of IT experience, is the Global VP of Security Strategy and Consulting for Unisys. His areas of expertise include executive security program management, strategic and tactical security project management and operations, IT and ICS governance, full secure life cycle application development, internal and external audit, regulatory compliance, and controls assurance. Mr. Liebig has served as CISO for major multinational corporations. He has amassed and lead broadly skilled technical teams to build out and sustain comprehensive security programs for numerous companies in a wide range of industry verticals with a keen focus on Critical Infrastructure to include Chemical, Energy and Natural Resources, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Retail, Telecommunications and Health Care.
Mr. Liebig is a globally recognized thought leader for ICS and Information security program management. He excels in assisting clients with strategic direction and executive program management; risk management; security guidance for IT products and operations; the design, planning, and implementation of business continuity plans/programs; secure development practices and security testing methodology. Along with the management and operational responsibilities of running a global consulting capability, Mr. Liebig also manages vendor alliances to augment Unisys’ capabilities and create synergy between Unisys and other leading security industry firms.
Mr. Liebig has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Phoenix in Business Management and a Master of Science degree from Capella University in IT with a specialization in Information Assurance and Security. He is currently certified in the following areas:
- Certified CISO (C|CISO)
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
- Certified Business Continuity Planner (CBCP)
- Certified Homeland Security Professional level 3 (CHS-III)
- Certified Information Privacy Professional U.S. (CIPP/US)
- Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) (not current)
Mr. Liebig, a 27-year security professional with over 37 years of IT experience, is the Global VP of Security Strategy …
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About Unisys Security
Unisys is a global information technology company that works with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to solve their most pressing IT and business challenges. Unisys specializes in providing integrated, leading edge solutions to clients in the government, financial services and commercial markets. With more than 20,000 employees serving clients around the world, Unisys offerings include cloud and infrastructure services, application services, security solutions, and high-end server technology.