26th Annual FIRST Conference | Boston, MA

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FIRST Updates

  • Wed, 01 Jul 2015
  • 2015 Episode 7: Live from FIRST 2015, Sponsor Highlight – Ray Stanton, Executive VP, BT Advise (15:42 +0100)

    Recorded live from the 27th Annual FIRST Conference in Berlin, Germany. Martin and Chris chat with long-time supporter of the FIRST community and annual conference, Ray Stanton about the growth of the organization, attendee profiles, and what to expect next. Ray is Executive Vice President with BT Advise and has more than 27 years or experience in information technology and security.

  • Mon, 29 Jun 2015
  • 2015 Episode 6: Live from FIRST 2015, Sponsor Highlight with Ulf Feger, CSO, Huawei Germany (17:25 +0100)

    Recorded live from the 27th Annual FIRST Conference in Berlin, Germany. Martin and Chris chat with Ulf Feger, CSO of Huawei Germany to gain a better understanding of why organizations like Huawei sponsor and support FIRST’s incident response community.

  • Fri, 26 Jun 2015
  • 2015 Episode 5: Live from FIRST 2015, An Interview with Mikko Hypponen (14:47 +0100)

    Recorded live from the 27th Annual FIRST Conference in Berlin, Germany. Martin and Chris interview keynote and long-time supporter of the FIRST community, Mikko Hypponen, Chief Risk Officer, F-Secure. Mikko presented, “Securing Our Future,” on Tuesday, June 16th.

  • Thu, 18 Jun 2015
  • Unified Security – Improving the Future (03:00 +0100)

    800 IT security experts gather at international FIRST Conference in the German capital

  • Tue, 09 Jun 2015
  • 2015 Episode 4: Interview with Seth Hanford, Update on CVSS (15:02 +0100)

    Join the interview in progress featuring Seth Hanford, Manager of the Detection & Response Team at TIAA-CREF and chair of the CVSS Special Interest Group (SIG). Hear the latest updates on the specification and what to expect during conference week. Seth will be leading the CVSS v3 Hands-on Training session on Wednesday, June 17th at 10:30. There is also a scheduled CVSS Birds of a Feather session set for Monday, June 15th at 11am.

  • Thu, 04 Jun 2015
  • 2015 Episode 3: Interview with Jake Kouns, “Bring Your Own Internet of Things” (22:41 +0100)

    Join the interview in progress featuring Jake Kouns of Risk Based Security. Coffee machines, HVAC systems… What are the present-day issues facing enterprise corporations as more and more of our daily devices become connected? Jake gives some brief insight on his upcoming presentation at FIRST 2015. Jake and co-presenter, Carsten Eiram (Risk Based Security) present, “Bring Your Own Internet of Things,” Tuesday, June 16th at 14:45.

  • Thu, 28 May 2015
  • 2015 Episode 2: Interview with Dr. Marie Moe and Eireann Leverett - I’m Sorry to Inform You… (20:30 +0100)

    Join our interview in progress featuring Marie Moe and Eireann Leverett. Marie and Eireann discuss their upcoming presentation, “I’m Sorry to Inform You…,” focusing on last summer’s spear-phishing attacks on Norwegian Oil, Gas, and Energy sectors and the challenges of victim notification. “I’m Sorry to Inform You…,” is scheduled for Monday, June 15th at 13:00.’

  • Wed, 20 May 2015
  • 2015 Episode 1: 2015 Program Chair, Robert Floodeen & Conference Liaison/Board Member, Derrick Scholl (17:42 +0100)

    Kicking it off with key 2015 players – Conference Liaison and Board Member, Derrick Scholl and 2015 Program Chair, Rob Floodeen. Gain insight on the creative process behind assembling and identifying conference content and the challenges of chairing a FIRST conference. Learn about our local hosts, events, and what to expect this June. *Please note that since the recording, there have been several program and keynote changes. For the latest program agenda, please be sure to view https://www.first.org/conference/2015/program.

  • Wed, 15 Apr 2015
  • Germany’s Federal Government Commissioner for Information Technology opens 27th Annual FIRST conference in Berlin (20:42 +0100)