Corien Vermaak, Cybersecurity Specialist, Cisco

Corien Vermaak

Cybersecurity Specialist, Cisco

An IT law specialist by trade, Corien Vermaak has spent many years working in ICT and representing multinationals. Corien specialises in ICT technologies and network security. She is a certified digital forensic auditor. Corien has been instrumental in assisting the Law Society of South Africa with seminars for legal practitioners regarding technology law and cybercrime legislation. She currently holds the position of Cybersecurity Specialist at Cisco where she assists and advises clients on matters related to cybersecurity.

Corien Vermaak will be speaking on the following topic:

An update on the Cybercrimes Bill
  • Examining the latest version of the Cyber Crimes Bill: what does and doesn't it cover? When will it be passed into law?
  • How will the broad phrasing in the Bill impact CIOs and companies, i.e. to what extent could they become criminals based on their use and handling of data?
  • Does this legislation go far enough to address the issues that SA is currently facing in terms of cyber crime and cybersecurity? What more needs to be done from a policy/legislative point of view?
  • Comparing the Bill with equivalent international legislation – what is done globally?

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