Session 2: Securing Smart Cities Shouldn’t Make You Wanna Cry
Speakers: Tony Gillespie, US Public Sector Strategist, ForeScout Technologies
Rob Lloyd, CIO, City of San Jose
Description: The vision of smart cities is bright—automating critical public services, improving community interactions and achieving untold levels of efficiency in a connected, technology-driven society. But along with all this boundless potential comes risk. Attacks like the Mirai botnet and WannaCry are a wakeup call about the looming risk of IoT ransomware.
This session explores the cybersecurity challenges all smart cities will face with IoT and industry best practices for controlling it. Learn how to develop effective strategies and policies to address the potential damage we can expect from future attacks on billions of vulnerable IoT devices.
Intended Audience: IT professionals including CIOs CISOs, ISOs, IT Directors and Managers- Accross Security, Compliance, Asset Management, Network Operations.
This video was filmed at the September 21, 2017 Cyber Security Symposium held in San Jose CA
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Russ Hicks, President
Public Sector Partners, Inc.