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CCS Event: HACK DAY 2012

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Event Details

Start date of event: 28th of Nov, 2012 at 15:00
End date of event: 28th of Nov, 2012 at 19:30
Event Category: Conference
Venue: European University Cyprus
Public Event
Expected Audience: Information Security Specialists


2nd Open Hack Day Event 2012: MOBILE SECURITY

The CCS has been instrumental in promoting IT security by hosting and sponsoring conferences and symposiums in Cyprus for over a decade, serving the local industry, government, academia and public at large. In this respect, in 2011, the CCS inaugurated the Open Hack Day Event with the main objective of raising awareness towards increased education and ethics in IT Security and at the same time encourage discussion and active participation.

The  focus  area  of  this  year's  Hack Day event will be on Mobile Security. Featuring 4 cutting edge presentations, with demonstrations,  this hack day event will aim at raising awareness on hot topics such as BYOD - Bring Your Own Device  company policies and the associated risks, myths and challenges. Focus will be given to the ability of today's MDM - Mobile Device Management technologies to sustain the security of the mobile devices and protect the company data from prying eyes.


15:00-15:15   Welcome Address    

15:15-16:15   Benjy Portnoy, Symantec: BYOD and Beyond – Protecting against emerging mobile threats with Symantec

16:15-17:15   Ceelen Pieter, KPMG: Mythbusting BYOD        

17:15-17:30   Break 

17:30-18:30   Andreas Lalos, Besecure:  Security Threats and Countermeasures of BYOD initiative      

18:30-19:30   Jorge Sebastiao, First Information Security: Mobile changes everything, no one is safe!   


Location: European University Cyprus, Cultural Centre (on the 1st floor of the new Building)         



FREE for CCS Members 

10 euros for non CCS Members

Registration is required through the CCS website (click the Register button below)

Organizer: Cyprus Computer Society

Sponsors: Symantec, Logicom

Supporters: KPMG, European University Cyprus




Cyprus Computer Society