John McCumber

John McCumber is the Director of Cybersecurity Advocacy, North America, for (ISC)2. In this newly established role, John represents (ISC)2’s 125,000+ members as their spokesperson for the profession of cybersecurity. His duties require him to work with legislators on Capitol Hill and provide strategic input to national and international

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Vitaly Kamluk

Presentation: Insights from Supply Chain Attack Investigations Vitaly has been involved in research at Kaspersky Lab since 2005. In 2008, he was appointed Senior Antivirus Expert, before going on to become Director of the EEMEA Research Center in 2009. In 2014 he was seconded to the INTERPOL in Singapore, where for 2 years he worked in the

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Costin G. Raiu

Presentation: Insights from Supply Chain Attack Investigations Costin specializes in analyzing advanced persistent threats and high-level malware attacks. He is leading the Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) at Kaspersky that researched the inner workings of Stuxnet, Duqu, Carbanak and more recently, Lazarus, BlueNoroff, Moonlight Maze

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Numaan Huq

Presentation: Exposed and Vulnerable Critical Infrastructure – Energy & Water Industries Numaan Huq is a Senior Threat Researcher with Trend Micro’s Forward-Looking Threat Research (FTR) Team. He has been working for over a decade in the Computer Security Industry and has extensive experience analyzing the latest cyber-threats,

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Kellman Meghu

Presentation: What Did You Do So Wrong, You Thought You Needed a Firewall in the Cloud? Raised my children with a firewall ; shamed a large airline into using SSL for check-in ; front line for the security as some of the biggest corporations went online for the first time ; 20 years of helping every 

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Luc Dandurand

Presentation: Improving Preparedness Through Cyber Exercises Mr Luc Dandurand is the Head of Cyber Operations at Guardtime, where he leads the development of cyber range automation software, cyber exercises for critical infrastructure and advanced cyber capabilities. Prior to joining Guardtime, he was the Head of the ICT Applications and

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Nicholas Palmer

Presentation: Financially Motivated Threat Actors: their TTP and interests in conducting targeted attacks against Canadian Businesses Nicholas, a Canadian Expat living in Moscow, Russia, spent 6 years working in the Canadian telecommunications and FMCG sector designing and launching new products for the residential and consumer markets. After

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Ryan Warns

Presentation: Unrestricted or improperly validated access to the privileged Model Specific Register (MSR) instructions Ryan Warns is a Staff Reverse Engineer working for FLARE’s Offensive Task Force (OTF). In his current role he acts as a reverse engineer performing malware analysis, and a security researcher specializing in vulnerability

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Simon Zuckerbraun

Presentation: The Brave New World of JavaScript Engine Vulnerabilities Simon Zuckerbraun is Technical Lead for the Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) program. In this role, Zuckerbraun heads the team that analyzes thousands of vulnerabilities submitted to ZDI. Zuckerbraun also engages in original vulnerability research, where his attention

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Zeshan Aziz

Presentation: How Political Bots Influence Brexit – A new way of classifying bots Zeshan Aziz is an undergraduate student majoring in industrial engineering at the University of Miami. Since starting college, Zeshan has been active in the cyber security community, attending conferences, competing at CTFs, and working in industry. Zeshan has

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