Meeting on July 12th

Hopefully the last few day’s of dangerously hot weather hasn’t worn you out. Our next ISS Sessions meeting will be on July 12th, 2019 from 7-8:45 in J102 at the Trafalgar Campus. Our rough agenda is as follows:

Date: 2019-07-12
Time: 19:00 – 20:45
Location: Room J102, Sheridan Trafalgar Campus, Oakville
Agenda
19:00 – Announcements with Adam
19:05 – Infosec News Roundup and Open Discussion with your hosts Nick and Adam
19:25 – Resource of the Month with Nick
19:30 – In-Depth Feature Story with Adam
20:00 – Guest Speaker Adam Greenhill on CSV Injection
20:45 – Wrap and Refreshments (across the street at the pub)

The guest speaker for this session is Adam Greenhill. He is a senior security consultant at Security Compass and has done talks at BSides Toronto, OWASP Toronto, Toronto’s Cyber Security Meetup, and Sheridan College’s ISSessions.

The topic for the presentation will be on CSV injection. CSV is a common format for data to be exported for both analysis and statistical purposes. We’ll be discussing injection, prevention, the danger regarding the lack of input sanitation and more.

I’ve taken the liberty of also adding the ISSessions Linkedin to the sidebar as well.

Have a good weekend and see you all next week!

Meeting on June 7th

As the summer months approach so does our next ISS talk. Our next ISS Sessions meeting will be on June 7th, 2019 from 7-8:45 in J102 at the Trafalgar Campus. Our rough agenda is as follows:

19:00 – Announcements with Louai
19:05 – Infosec News Roundup and Open Discussion with your host Nick and Adam
19:25 – Resource of the Month with Nick
19:30 – In-depth feature story with Louai and Adam
20:00 – Guest Speaker Cheryl Biswas on Cryptominers and Botnets
20:45 – In-depth Discussion
21:00 – Wrap and refreshments (across the street at the pub)

Our guest speaker for this month is Cheryl Biswas, a cyber security specialist from TD. With a focus on botnets and cryptominer, this is a talk that is sure to interest though with cryptomining knowledge.

Feel free to also hop in the ISS discord via the link provided to the right side menu.

Hope to see you all there!

Meeting on May 10th

Hey everyone. Our next ISS Sessions meeting will be on May 10th, 2019 from 7-9 in J102 of the Trafalgar Campus.  Our rough agenda is as follows:

    • 7:00 – Infosec News Roundup and Open Discussion with your host Nick
    • 7:45 – Guest Speakers: Peter Chmura and Sam Smagala on Threat Intelligence
    • 8:30 – Wrap and refreshments (across the street at the pub)

Our speakers Peter Chmura from Deloitte Canada and Sam Smagala from MNP are two wonderful speakers that we are happy to have come to speak to us May 10th.  With the topic surrounding threat intelligence, it will be a thought provoking evening on how intelligence can be generated and consumed to elevate investigations and aid security teams in the detection of malicious activity within their business

If you have any questions for our guest speakers or about the topic, we encourage you to ask them at the talk after the presentation is done.  Hope to see you all there!