We are a group of seasoned Information Technology Security Professional's located in and around Indianapolis, IN, the Crossroads of America. We are committed to knowledge sharing, consulting, educating, and improving information security within the Central Indiana region.
We host monthly meetings and work with other organizations to co-host, sponsor, and participate in security related conferences in the Indianapolis area. Please check our events page for further information on upcoming events.
Howard Schmidt Funeral Guestbook
Howard was a former ISSA International Past President:
2006-2010 - Howard A. Schmidt, CISSP, CSSLP
Central Indiana ISSA Local Chapter Meeting
Next Meeting Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (Eastern)
Come join us for the Central Indiana ISSA chapter meeting.
Chapter Business: Review and approve new chapter bylaws Find new bylaws here
1st Speaker: Chris Hoesly, Varonis
Topic: The Enemy Within
Abstract: Learn about how ransomware might actually save you from other insider threats, like rogue employees, abusive administrators, hijacked accounts, and hackers.
Speaker Bio: Chris Hoesly is a manager of sales engineering for the Midwest with Varonis. He has been with the company for almost 2 years. Prior to working for Varonis, Chris worked in the financial services and distribution software industries with a focus on security. Chris is based out of Wisconsin and is avid Badger sports fan.
2nd Speaker: Chad Robertson, Manager of Threat Analysis, Fidelis Cybersecurity
Topic: Protect the Crown Jewels - Ransomware in the Enterprise
Abtract: Ransomware continues to be a common threat to business. This talk will provide details of the ransomware active today and looks at the infection vectors utilized by malware authors.
Speaker Bio: Chad has worked in incident response, security engineering and the forensics field for over 10 years in a variety of roles. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree from Purdue University
Dinner Sponsorship: Varonis
5:30 - 6:00 > Networking and Food
6:00 - 8:00 > Chapter Business, Central Indiana ISSA Introduction & Meeting Speakers
8:00 > Optional Social Hour
** Please note the location has changed to Ice Miller for the meetings. ** Please enter the building and take the elevators to the 29th floor. Someone will direct you to the ISSA meeting. Get there before 6:00. After 6:00, go see the Building Security for instructions regarding elevator access.