Cyber Security Northern Ireland

 March 14th, 2019  

In March 2018 the Northern Ireland Assembly’s email system was hit by a cyber-attack, while in 2017 Ciaran Martin, CEO, National Cyber Security Centre revealed that Northern Ireland had been hit by “significant” online attacks from hostile nations. From accusations of state-backed hacking to the unprecedented global disruption caused by the WannaCry ransomware attack, cyber-threats … Read more

BSides Belfast

 September 27th, 2018  

Each BSides is a community-driven framework for building events for and by information security community members. The goal is to expand the spectrum of conversation beyond the traditional confines of space and time. It creates opportunities for individuals to both present and participate in an intimate atmosphere that encourages collaboration. It is an intense event … Read more

16th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust

 August 28th, 2018 - August 30th, 2018 

Innovation in ubiquitous interconnected technologies, together with the growth of interconnected computing and storage, defines the foundation to a vast landscape of unforeseen digital services and social networks. Instant access to services, real-time data and the ability to share content down to detailed social and very personal information. Developing sustainable communities and optimising the utilisation … Read more

Cyber Security Northern Ireland

 March 29th, 2018  

In October 2017, National Cyber Security Centre CEO Ciaran Martin revealed in October that Northern Ireland has been hit by “significant” online attacks from hostile nations. From accusations of state-backed hacking to the unprecedented global disruption caused by Ransomware – including the English and Scottish NHS, and attacks on the UK and Scottish Parliaments – … Read more

OWASP Appsec Europe 2017 (Europe)

 May 8th, 2017 - May 12th, 2017

The OWASP AppSec conferences represent one of the largest outreach efforts to advance our mission of spreading security knowledge. These events help fund the non-profit organization and provide a great learning experience for everyone involved. Update! The (many) OWASP AppSec Conferences now belong in our “Top 10 Cybersecurity Conferences Mega Blog Post” which was last updated on August 1st … Read more

Conducting internet-wide research & PSNI Cybercrime update

 March 18th, 2015

ISACA Ireland and OWASP Belfast are delighted to be teaming up together to bring these two great talks on the current state of the security industry, with pizza and soft drinks provided. 6:30pm – Mark Schloesser from Rapid7 will discuss “Conducting internet-wide research”. Mark Schloesser (@repmovsb) is a security researcher at Rapid7, analyzing threats and … Read more