Office of the Chief Information Security Officer

September 28, 2020

Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Events listed are for members of the UW community.

Watch this space for additional announcements and links.

Email malbin@uw.edu for Zoom links.


Week 4: Securing Internet-Connected Devices in Healthcare


Monday 10/19, 2:00-3:00

Digital Threat: Ransomware

Presented by Cindy Jenkins, Senior Security Engineer, UW Medicine IT Services

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity
Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/19)

 

Wednesday 10/21, 2:00-3:00

2020 Cyberthreat Landscape

Presented by Chester Wisniewski, Principal Research Scientist, Sophos

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity
Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/21)


Week 5: The Future of Connected Devices


Thursday 10/29, 1:30-2:30

Cybersmart: Best Practices to Secure UW Data

Presented by Melissa Albin-Wurzer, Information Security Analyst, UW Office of the CISO

Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/29)

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity


Past events:

Week 1: Official NCSAM Kick-off


Thursday, 10/1, 1:00-2:00

Cybersmart: Best Practices to Secure UW Data

Presented by Melissa Albin-Wurzer, Information Security Analyst, UW Office of the CISO
Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/1)

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity

(This presentation is scheduled again on 10/6 and 10/14)


Week 2: If You Connect It, Protect It


Tuesday, 10/6, 2:00-3:00

Cybersmart: Best Practices to Secure UW Data SESSION FULL

Presented by Melissa Albin-Wurzer, Information Security Analyst, UW Office of the CISO
SESSION FULL (see details for more sessions on 10/14 and 10/29 below)

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity

(This presentation is scheduled again on 10/14)


Thursday, 10/8, 1:00-2:00

Atomic Red Team

Presented by Jesse Moore, Senior Cybersecurity Advisor, UW Office of the CISO |UW Bothell

Atomic Red Team is a library of simple tests that every security team can execute to test their defenses.

Audience: Technical presentation that may be of particular interest to IT staff and system administrators.
Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/8)


Week 3: Securing Devices at Home and Work


Wednesday 10/14, 12:20-1:20

Cybersmart: Best Practices to Secure UW Data — SESSION FULL

(also offered on 10/29)

Presented by Melissa Albin-Wurzer, Information Security Analyst, UW Office of the CISO

Email malbin@uw.edu for a Zoom link (subject line: 10/14)

Audience: All members of the UW interested in cybersecurity