New Year Cyber Symposium Announced
success of the annual Xmas Cyber Symposium, the research team at Edinburgh
Napier University are gearing-up for an even bigger and wider ranging event on
8 Jan 2015 at the Craiglockhart Campus, Edinburgh. More details here.
programme will be announced soon, but Don Smith (Dell Secureworks) and Andy
Archibald (NCA) have confirmed their speaking commitments.
symposium aims to bring together knowledge from many different domains in order
to create knowledge exchange and collaborative infrastructures, which address
the key cyber risks that Scotland and the UK faces. Key focal points are:
- Education and Training within
- Cybercrime Risks, Malware
Analysis/Detection and Fraud.
- Security Data Gathering and
- Cyber Risks, Resilience and
- Governance, auditability and
accountability in the Cloud.
- Information Sharing across the
Public and Private Sector.
- Critical Infrastructure and
- Real-time Analytics on Risks.
- Risks to privacy and identity
be a special focus on key areas such as the skills gap in cyber education, law
enforcement training, and in the provision of a range of training infrastructures.
The conference is supported within the DFET EU project, which aims to train
security professionals in key areas of malware, fraud and related areas.
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