14th Annual Computer Security
Incident Handling Conference
Hilton Waikoloa Village, Hawaii
June 24-28, 2002
This conference is sponsored by First.Org, Inc.

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About the Conference

The annual FIRST Conference is the only event of its kind. It focuses on the field of computer security incident handling and response. In recognition of the global spread of computer networks and the common problems faced by computer owners, the conference is held in different parts of the world. The presentations are international in scope and include the latest in incident response and prevention, vulnerability analysis, and computer security. Additionally, these events serve as the foundation for the improvement of computer security worldwide via the sharing of goals, ideas, and information.

Who should attend

Any person who is responsible for the coordination of computer security incidents will benefit from attendance at this conference. This may include both members and non-members of FIRST, system administrators, network administrators and management with computer security responsibilities, law enforcement, consultants, contractors, vendors, and incident response teams.


The Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) is an international organization that brings together a variety of computer security incident response teams. These teams include government, commercial, and academic organizations. Worldwide, FIRST aims to foster cooperation and coordination in incident prevention, to prompt rapid reaction to incidents, and to promote information sharing among members and the global community at large. Further information about the FIRST organization is available at
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