21 - 25 May 2018

28 & 29 May 2018

Topics - conference

Digital Forensics

  • What's the difference between cyber security and digital forensics?
  • Cyber security vs digital forensics: which is right for you?
  • Training and ongoing professional development – how do you become a digital forensics practitioner
  • How can digital forensics benefit your business?

Ransomware Detection and elimination

  • WannaCry: what you need to know?
  • Protect yourself from ransomware – find out how
  • Is paying up the only response to ransomware?
  • Awareness training – lack of security awareness is your biggest enemy
  • WannaCry, NotPetya, and the evolution of ransomware
  • Why AV software cannot help you
  • Avoid phishing and ransomware attacks
  • Countering ransomware – when should you pay the ransom?
  • Insights into the minds of cyber criminals
  • Survival guide for ransomware attacks

Governance, risk and compliance elements

  • What are the risks?
  • Understanding the range of actual or potential risk exposures
  • Grappling with the effectiveness of your governance, risk and compliance infrastructure
  • Role of audit, risk and compliance committees and C-suite executives in risk management
  • POPI/GDPR compliance
  • Overview of the framework and perspective of the Cyber Bill
  • Electronic signatures
  • Insight into cyber crime and security law
  • What does the Cyber Bill cover?
  • Privacy, security, POPI and GDPR: a practitioner's guide to compliance

Identity management

  • How do you create a chain of trust?
  • Cyber crime and the problem of online identity verification
  • Identity management: the key to cyber security
  • Why should you implement an identity management system/solution
  • In the cyber evolution, identity and access management is a key player

User awareness and social engineering

  • Common techniques and how to prevent an attack
  • Understanding user behaviour and motivations
  • Practical tactics to change user behaviour and create a secure culture
  • Enabling secure access for the next-gen worker

Mobile security

  • Protecting your mobile apps across the network
  • Device management
  • Setting and enforcing BYOD policies
  • Latest on the security aspects of using and leveraging mobile and mobile apps

IOT, AI, machine learning in security

  • Executing an effective security testing process
  • AI in cyber security: balancing force or disruptor?
  • Latest on the security aspects of using and leveraging IOT, AI and/or ML

Cloud security

  • Securely connecting a global workforce to the cloud
  • Hybrid cloud secure network integration
  • Latest on the security aspects of using and leveraging cloud services

Cyber security and reporting at board level

  • The challenges of CCOs, CISOs, CROs, CIAs and BODs

Security in healthcare/pharma and wellness

  • Role of smart devices and wearables
  • Medical device cyber security

Incidence response

  • Incident responders guide
  • Incident response at scale
  • How to gather and share threat intelligence across technologies and organisations


  • What does blockchain mean for cyber security?
  • What is cryptography?
  • Is shadow IT undermining your network?
  • Next in biometric authentication
  • Red teaming and alternative analysis – the art of ethical hacking
  • SOCs
  • User permission management
  • Cyber security for SCADA systems


  • Practical demonstrations of techniques to address cyber crime and threats
  • Offensive hacking
  • Pen testing


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