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CSAM’13: The Events Catalogue

CSAM’13: The Events Catalogue

Sep 10, 2013

Team Matrix and SCIT will be back this October when we celebrate the Cyber Security Awareness Month! This awareness programme which has a global outreach will invite people from various communities together to discuss how Information Security is everyone’s shared responsibility. With an array of assorted events and discussions lined up, CSAM’13 is on course to scale new heights!
While the Online events will generate a buzz, a sense of inquisitiveness about what’s to come during the main event, the D-Day events will focus on how we should nurture the growth of Information technology by making each of us self-reliant and responsible for securing ourselves online.
The dossier of assorted online events to generate interest among the audience is given below. When you see the likes of corporate biggies such as IBM taking up Security Awareness initiatives as a part of CSAM, you can weigh the importance of Security awareness Team Matrix and SCIT focuses on.

Online Pre-Events:

Sr. No Event Week Description
1 Security Quiz Starting from 13th September to 15th September Three Security quizzes, covering domains like VAPT, IT Auditing, Privacy & General Information Security Awareness
2 IBM Security Awareness Webinar Series Starting from 10th September to 14th September Learn and make yourself aware about various Information Security areas like Mobile Security, Cloud Security, IBM Security Overview and Risk Assessment
3 Blogathon Starting from 15th September to 30th September Write a blog post on various Security topics given by us.
Topics:
• Social Engineering
• Security Audits
• Security Tool (Elaborate a particular tool)
• Security Incidents (Analysis of recent security incident with detail covering vulnerability, exploit used, risk, impact)
• Why hire, just pay Bounty! (Opinion on Bug Bounties)
• Can hacking ever be ‘Ethical’
• Privacy in Connected world
• Bitcoin, past – present – future
4 IBM Security Challenge 23rd September to 2nd October • In the first round, the students have to identify the risks in the case study provided to them
• After short listing the top groups, the mitigation plans have to be provided for the same by the students
• The final round would be conducted on 2nd October and the shortlisted students will have to present their ideas to a panel from IBM

CSAM aims at creating an impact on every individual’s mind about the importance of Cyber Security. What better way to achieve this than to hear the thoughts from prominent professionals from the field of Information Security themselves! The D-Day events will see industry experts coming together to have healthy discussions which would endorse the security awareness programme and how upholding cyber security for a business implies enhancing reputation of the organization and reducing financial losses.

Flagship Day events*: 2nd October 2013

Time Event
9:00 am – 9:15 am Welcome speech and Opening note
9:20 am – 9:45 am SCIT ISACA Student Group Launch
9:45 am – 10:15 am Breakfast
10:15 am – 10:30 am Introduction of our esteemed Panelists
10:30 am – 12:30 pm Panel Discussion
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm Lunch break
1:30 pm – 03:00 pm IBM Security Challenge – Final Round
03:00 pm – 03:30 pm Eklavya Skit
03:40 pm – 04:10 pm IBM Talk
04:15 pm – 04:30 pm IBM Security Challenge – Prize distribution
04:30 pm – 04:45 pm Vote of thanks and Closing ceremony

For more details reach us on:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CSAM.SCIT
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MatrixSCIT

Mrugesh Chikhalikar | Marketing & Branding Team – CSAM’13

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