The Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) will host a half-day course titled “Incident Response for Policymakers” on Friday, May 25th 2018 from 9:30am through 12:30am at the World Trade Center in New York.
This half-day course is targeted at policy makers interested in cyber security, and will provide a wide overview of how the internet community mitigates security incidents. It is not technical in nature and accessible to both cyber policy experts focused on cyber security, and those interested in how incident response and resilience help protect economic capability.
The following topics will be covered in depth:
The workshop will be taught by FIRST instructor Serge Droz. Significant time will be allocated to the exchange of experiences, questions and answers and networking between the policy makers attending. The workshop is free of charge.
The training will be held on the 10th floor of the 7 World Trade Center.
Address: 7 World Trade Center, 10th floor 250 greenwich street New York, NY 10007
Participants should check in at first floor security desk with a government issued photo ID to obtain the entry pass for gates and elevators. Recommended arrival time is 9:00am
Refreshments and snacks will be provided.
Founded in 1990, the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) consists of internet emergency response teams from more than 360 corporations, government bodies, universities and other institutions across 78 countries in the Americas, Asia, Europe, Africa, and Oceania. It promotes cooperation among computer security incident response teams.
FIRST brings together the global incident response community through a number of initiatives:
For more information, visit: https://www.first.org.