This Thursday, December 6, 2012, DIGITS LLC and Escapewire Solutions will be holding a ‘Lunch & Learn’ event centered around the topic of data security and data breaches. Listen to case studies of those who have suffered from data breaches and learn what technology is recommended to stay secure from these cyber threats.
Date: Thursday, December 6, 2012
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Lunch will be provided)
Location: DoubleTree Inn, 10 Flint Road, Amherst, New York 14226
Lunch 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Presentation 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Michael McCartney, President/CEO of DIGITS LLC explains the unscrupulous actions that can happen to your business if you do not take security seriously. McCartney continues by offering case studies and real world scenarios of what could happen if you do not have the proper systems and technology in place. Even after the damage is done, it is important to understand the steps you need to take to avoid litigation and data breach notification requirements, as well as the steps to preserve valuable electronic evidence.
McCartney is an internationally known expert in Computer Crime Investigations and Computer Forensics and is a Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE) through the International Association of Computer Investigative Specialists.
Mike Beecher, President of Escapewire Solutions, concludes the presentation by focusing on the measures taken by IT professionals to secure their corporate networks from external threats. Beecher will present best practices that network technicians use for proactively monitoring and securing their clients networks. Because data security is a vital component of the corporate network, Beecher will discuss back-up and disaster recovery plans for the office network and how they are best developed and implemented. Most companies feel they have an adequate back-up and disaster recovery plan until disaster strikes and they are tasked with recovering their network data.
1. Be able to evaluate how secure your office network is
2. Review current technologies for data backup to compare and contrast against your own
3. Determining the need for and differences in various offsite backup solutions
4. Determine if your office has a viable back-up and disaster recovery plan
5. How to develop a simple disaster recovery plan for your office
6. Identify gaps in your office’s data and network security