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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
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM CDT