JOHANNESBURG
21 - 25 May 2018

CAPE TOWN
28 & 29 May 2018

Speaker

Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer, F-Secure

Mikko Hypponen

Chief research officer, F-Secure

Mikko Hypponen is a global security expert. He has worked at F-Secure since 1991.

Mr. Hypponen has written on his research for the New York Times, Wired and Scientific American and he appears frequently on international TV. He has lectured at the universities of Stanford, Oxford and Cambridge.

He was selected among the 50 most important people on the web by the PC World magazine and was included in the FP Global 100 Thinkers list.

Mr. Hypponen is a member of the board of the Nordic Business Forum. He sits in the advisory boards of t2, Social Safeguard and Hoxhunt, and in the advisory panel for the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

Mikko Hypponen will be speaking on the following topic:

09:10
International keynote speaker and cyber security luminary talks to information security across the globe – where are we right now, what is happening now and what happens next

Technology around us is changing faster than ever. We've already become dependent of our digital devices, and this is just the beginning. As connected devices open new opportunities for imagination, they also open up new opportunities for online criminals.

  • What's happening with attacks linked to cryptocurrencies?
  • What's happening with machine learning?
  • Where are we today?
  • Where are we going?
And how are we ever going to secure ten billion new devices that will be going online over the next decade?

  • A future view of infosec from a global and local perspective
  • The latest trends and the associated infosec related case studies unveiled
  • What does a cyber-criminal look like and why does he/she do what they do
  • A minute-by-minute update – everything you need to know up to the minute

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