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Your 2020 cybersecurity and compliance conference

SecurityMetrics Summit; a virtual data security and compliance conference, will take place on on September 23rd and 24th. 

To further SecurityMetrics' mission to help businesses close compliance gaps and prevent data breaches–and in response to the recent challenges our world is facing, we have created this free, two-day online event.

Register here to save your spot at SecurityMetrics Summit.

This virtual event is for businesses of all sizes and types that need solutions for cybersecurity, data protection, PCI DSS, HIPAA, and other types of compliance (HITRUST, GDPR, CCPA). 

When: September 23-24, 2020

Price: Free

How to access: Once registered, we will send an email with info to access the event.

Live keynote: September 23 at 10:00 AM MST time (Noon Eastern)

Our live keynote will be given remotely by SecurityMetrics CEO, Brad Caldwell with special features by VPs and executives. Speakers will share an overview of the past year, new innovations and technology at SecurityMetrics, discoveries, forensic lessons learned, and threat insights from our security operations center (SOC). 

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How SecurityMetrics Summit will work 

With 24 expert speakers and 18 sessions covering everything from running a PCI program to preventing phishing and ransomware, SecurityMetics Summit offers education and innovation for CISOs and IT teams alike. 

Speaker qualifications include certifications such as CISSP, QSA, CISA, and CCSFP

All education sessions will be sent to attendees on September 23rd and 24th, and the scheduled keynote will be broadcast live at 10 AM MST (Noon Eastern) on September 23rd. 

SecurityMetrics Summit presents insights from technology leaders and cybersecurity experts with sessions that discuss:

  • The 2019 threat report and 2020 attack trends

  • Security and compliance tips for remote work

  • Money-saving strategies to expand your practice

  • How to simplify and enhance your compliance program

  • New technology and solutions to increase your security

  • The future of compliance and privacy standards

Businesses looking for a virtual data security and compliance conference can sign up/learn more here. 

COVID-19 Cybersecurity Update Center

Cybersecurity compliance topics for small businesses and large enterprises

We have created sessions and panels based on a wide range of needs for all businesses. Here are a few of the compliance and security topics you can expect:

PCI DSS 4.0 and Beyond

Listen to VP of Assessments, Gary Glover (CISSP, CISA, QSA, PA-QSA) speak about the upcoming release of PCI DSS 4.0. As the PCI Council requests more involvement from both the merchant payment community and the Qualified Security Assessors (QSAs), the standard continues to improve. Gary will cover:

  • When PCI DSS 4.0 may be released

  • Why the PCI Council has updated the standard

  • What we know so far about expected changes

PCI DSS v4.0: The Future of the Payment Card Industry Security Standard

How to Conduct a Remote PCI DSS Assessment

SecurityMetrics Audit Director Matt Halbleib (CISSP, CISA, QSA (P2PE), PA-QSA (P2PE)) will tell you what you need to know about PCI audits during the COVID crisis. Matt will talk about: 

  • PCI DSS compliance requirements during COVID-19

  • How a remote PCI DSS assessment will be conducted

  • What to do if your report on compliance (ROC) is late

Remote PCI Audits During COVID-19: FAQs

Panel Discussion: Current Cyber Threats and Why They Matter to You

SOC/SIEM Director Matt “Heff” Hefflefinger and Security Operations Manager Forrest Barth will discuss the current threat landscape and the top data breach issues that are affecting businesses right now. Watch to learn:  

  • How COVID-19 is affecting cybersecurity around the world

  • The top tactics and strategies used by hackers

  • What you can do to avoid a data breach or malware incident

Update: COVID-19 Cybersecurity and Threats

Healthcare Problems, Security Solutions

HIPAA is so much more than privacy. This important law protects patients, healthcare providers, and the public, when understood and applied correctly. Principal Security Analyst Jen Stone will cover the ways security, privacy, and HIPAA laws intersect in a presentation that brings IT management to the forefront. She will discuss: 

  • Common security and compliance gaps in healthcare

  • How to align knowledge, tools, and management to close security gaps 

  • Strategies to reduce compliance and security burdens

Understanding the HIPAA Application of Firewalls

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