RiskSense CEO to Discuss Cyber Security Assurance for Critical Infrastructures at Offshore Technology Conference 2016
Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala to Present Best Practices for Cyber Risk Management and Mitigation on Expert Panel
Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala is co-founder and CEO of RiskSense and a former advisor to the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Intelligence Community. He is an expert on malware analytics, breach exposure management, Web application security, and enterprise risk reduction. Dr. Mukkamala was a lead researcher for CACTUS (Computational Analysis of Cyber Terrorism against the US) and holds a patent on Intelligent Agents for Distributed Intrusion Detection System and Method of Practicing.
Douglas Hornaday, Georgia Tech Research Institute
Tim Richardson, Jupiter Research Foundation
Andrew Howard, Georgia Tech Research Institute
Jeff Potter, Emerson Process Management
Jonathan Pollet, Red Tiger Security
Roger Hill, Veracity Security Intelligence
Dawn Cappelli, Rockwell Automation
Recent incidents in the Ukraine and the U.S. have confirmed that cyber-attacks pose a very real and ongoing threat to critical infrastructure, especially to energy-based businesses. Cyber security risk expert Dr. Mukkamala will join energy industry experts to discuss cyber risk management and mitigation, and emerging standards for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) security assurance. The panel will explore how energy producers can monitor, mitigate, and address cyber threats that target their installations, including:
- The most common security issues found in ICS security assessments
- Risk and threat mitigation strategies and technologies
- Emerging standards for ICS cyber security assurance
- Innovations in cyber defense technology for critical information protection
The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2016, which is hosted at the NRG Park (formerly Reliant Park), 1 Reliant Pkwy, Houston, Texas 77054
For more info or to register, visit http://2016.otcnet.org/Content/Join-us-for-OTC-2016/1/
Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM CDT
About RiskSense RiskSense®, Inc., is the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management. The company enables enterprises and governments to reveal cyber risk, quickly orchestrate remediation, and monitor the results. This is done by unifying and contextualizing internal security intelligence, external threat data, and business criticality across a growing attack surface.
The company’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Platform transforms cyber risk management into a more pro-active, collaborative, and real-time discipline. The RiskSense Platform embodies the expertise and intimate knowledge gained from real world experience in defending critical networks from the world’s most dangerous cyber adversaries. As part of a team that collaborated with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Intelligence Community, RiskSense founders developed Computational Analysis of Cyber Terrorism against the U.S. (CACTUS), Support Vectors Intrusion Detection, Behavior Risk Analysis of Vicious Executables (BRAVE), and the Strike Team Program.
By leveraging RiskSense cyber risk management solutions, organizations can significantly shorten time-to-remediation, increase operational efficiency, strengthen their security programs, improve cyber hygiene, heighten response readiness, reduce costs, and ultimately minimize cyber risks. For more information, please visit www.risksense.com or follow us on Twitter at @RiskSense.