GENERAL MEETING Via Zoom
TUESDAY OCT 13, 2020
L.A. Computer Society (LACS) MEETING
PLACE: Your Home
TIME: 7:30 – 9:00 PM Meeting, Speaker, Q&A
6:30 to 7:30: Socializing , Questions, and Practice Using Zoom
Our October meeting, like the September meeting, will be held remotely by Zoom to protect everyone from COVID-19. LACS members on our email lists will receive an invitation two or three days before the meeting. Other people may attend, but they need to RSVP and be approved first for security reasons, using this link: https://forms.gle/29V9TdmzbA54ekwq9
Topic: Cybersecurity and Understanding Resilience
The ability to recover from difficulties in our life varies from our routine personal everyday tasks to those tasks we encounter in our workspace environments. As the advancements of technology have exponentially increased, so has the ability of adversaries to exploit those technologies. Are we doing enough to protect ourselves? Are we positioned to recover effectively? Are we winning or losing the cyber wars?
Working from Laguna Niguel, he supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) mission of strengthening the security and resilience of the nation’s critical infrastructure. His program coordinates cyber preparedness, risk mitigation, and incident response. It also provides cybersecurity resources, including assessments, to the nation’s sixteen critical infrastructure sectors and to state, local, tribal, and territorial governments. He will discuss cyber and physical risks and resiliency at the federal level.
About Our Presenter
Joseph Oregon serves as the Cybersecurity Advisor, Region IX (California), for the Cybersecurity Division, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) which is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Mr. Oregon is a U.S. Army Veteran who has spent over 22 years working in the Department of Defense and Information Technology/Information Security communities.
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