Author Archives: Matt Olson

ISSA Portland 2020 Virtual “CMD+CTRL” Capture The Flag (CTF)

Join ISSA PDX for our annual hackathon, now an entirely virtual “Capture The Flag” event! Have fun, hone your skills, and win great prizes! About this Event ISSA Portland is once again partnering with Security Innovation to present our most … Continue reading

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Chapter Meeting: Information Security Practitioners’ Response to COVID-19

When: Thursday, May 21st, 2020 11:30AM – 1:00PM Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chapter-meeting-information-security-practitioners-response-to-covid-19-tickets-104580009624 Description: COVID-19 has been an unprecedented window of opportunity for threat actors. Most organizations are experiencing heightened levels of threat activity. In this presentation, see how multiple information security disciplines … Continue reading

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Interface Portland 2020

When: March 10th, 2020 8:30AM – 4:30PM Where: Oregon Convention Center Portland Ballroom 777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Portland, OR 97232 Registration: https://f2fevents.com/evite/pdx20-issa-portland/ Description: ISSA Portland invites you to attend a CPE-accredited educational conference for IT professionals focusing … Continue reading

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November 21st, 2019 Chapter Meeting: Incident Response

When: Thursday, November 21st, 2019 9:00AM – 2:00P Note: The October meeting was postponed until November and the format has been expanded to a half day event. Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/issa-portland-october-meeting-incident-response-tickets-75703257481 Description: “Prevention is ideal, but detection is a must. However, detection … Continue reading

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Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast: Adding People Back into the Security Equation

We all know that people are a central part of the security equation, but how often are they really considered when you’re looking for ways to reduce organizational risk?  In this talk we’ll explore what security culture really means and … Continue reading

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ISSA Portland April 2019 Symposium: Zero Trust and Endpoint Security

The board regrets that this event has been cancelled due to low registration and high cost of the venue making this event not viable. The board is looking into adding another event to the calendar in the May/June timeframe. So … Continue reading

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March 13, 2019 Chapter Meeting: Container Security

When: March 13, 11:30am – 1pm; (Lunch will be provided) Location: 1900 SW 4th Street, room 2500B (2nd floor)               *Note new location* Lunch will be provided. Title: Modernizing Traditional Security: How Containerization Makes Security and Compliance Easier Presenter: Keith … Continue reading

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ISSA Portland: ½ Day Hackathon

When: March 21, 2019 8:30am to 1:30pm Where: Salesforce | 2035 NE Cornelius Pass Rd | Hillsboro, OR 97124 A complimentary coffee bar, breakfast snacks and lunch will be provided. We are partnering again with Security Innovation to provide an … Continue reading

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Holiday Social & Panel Discussion: Managed Security Services Update

Our holiday social will be Wednesday, December 19th from 5:30PM to 8:00PM at Rock Bottom Brewery in downtown Portland.   We will be holding a panel discussion on managed security services.  This is a great opportunity to gain an understanding of the … Continue reading

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November 29th, 2018 Chapter Meeting: Symposium: Identity Governance and Access Management

When: Thursday, November 29th, 2018 from 8:00AM to 1:00PM, (Morning pastries and lunch provided . . . ) Where: Salesforce Offices, 2035 NE Cornelius Pass Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97124 CPEs: 4             This event sponsored by … Continue reading

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