Silicon Valley ISSA Chapter

The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members.

Our chapter is comprised of over 250 Silicon Valley Information Security Staff, Consultants, Managers, Executives, and other business professionals. Our members come from Small Businesses and Fortune 100 companies. Our demographics are diverse, yet we share the common thread that we understand the criticality of Information Security as an enabler of today's key business objectives and the improvements that will come tomorrow.

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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 11:30am

Perfect protection is impossible.  By now we all know that we can’t just buy one more silver bullet to fix our problems.  Every organization manages something like 20 distinct security technologies, with enough staff and time to operate 5 of them well.  We can’t just hire more professionals – the talent pool has been drained.  So we have little choice – we need to get our existing security investments to work together.  This talk will highlight the need for, and then show real examples of, inter-product and inter-vendor integrations that can automate workflows and produce tangible operation

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 10:15am
Organizations that have acquired technology to deal with threats have found themselves dealing with too many alerts, a growing number of tools contributing to the chaos, and a shortage of qualified talent to get the job done. There are two key ways to obtain alerts that matter. One can create alerts that matter, or use existing alerts and determine how to make the alert matter through enrichment.
 
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