2020 Call For Papers Open

Our Call for Papers process is now open. If you have a hot topic on computer security that you would like to present and feel that your subject will be of interest to our audience, we want to hear from you. Whether you are associated with academia, government or the private sector, we invite you 

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2020 3-Day Training Courses Launched

COUNTERMEASURE 2020 is offering four 3-day training courses that run September 14th to the 16th in Ottawa. All content is delivered by some of the world’s most knowledgeable and influential IT security experts in private, public, and research sectors. These courses include: Hunting APTs with Yara Instructors: Costin G. Raiu Director, Global

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First 2019 Speakers Announced

Our first list of speakers and presentations are available and include a wide range of speakers from around the globe. We are still accepting applications to present, and details for our Call For Papers can be found on our website. Our list of current speakers can be found online at www.countermeasure.ca/speakers

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2019 Training Courses Released

This year, COUNTERMEASURE is offering up some returning courses as well as some new topics. This year’s training includes: Applied Threat Analysis   Instructor: Kyle O’Meara The ARM IoT Exploit Laboratory   Instructor: Saumil Shah Binary Ninja Boot Camp    Instructor: Josh Watson Hacking and Securing Cloud Infrastructure 

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Intrinsec & Microsoft Confirmed as 2019 Platinum Sponsors

Intrinsec Security and Microsoft have joined the 2019 COUNTERMEASURE IT Security Conference as a Platinum Sponsors. Founded in 2010, Intrinsec Security Inc. specializes in providing IT personnel with educational services on cloud and cyber security. Best known for their background in cloud security, Intrinsec has become a leading cloud

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Cloud Security Focus in 2018

Cloud security issues are a key focus at this year’s COUNTERMEASURE IT Security Conference, with in depth training as well as key presentation from industry leaders. Graham Thompson, who participated in our 2017 cloud security panel discussion, leads an intensive three day training course, Cloud Security Fundamentals & FedRAMP. IBM’s Jeff

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Car Hacking Experts To Deliver 2019 Talk

Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek join our growing list of speakers at COUNTERMEASURE 2018.  Their presentation on Security Self-Driving Cars will explore the future security issues of this emerging sector. In the not too distant future, we’ll live in a world where computers are driving our cars. Soon, cars may not even have steering

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November 24, 2017

COUNTERMEASURE 2017 welcomed over 300 participants to discuss key topics in public sector IT security.  We have posted most of the presentation slides here, and two of our most talked about presentations are now available on our YouTube channel. Kelly Shortridge – The Red Pill of Resilience Frode Hommedal – The Cyber Threat

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November 6, 2017

We are very please to welcome Chris Anderson as our guest MC for the third track of talks. Mr. Anderson has 30+ years of professional and corporate experience in financial services, telecommunications and the public sector in Business and IT Governance, Risk, Assurance and Compliance.

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