Join Adlumin and Data Defenders for a Municipality Panel-Style Dinner in Oak Brook, IL!

Event Details:

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Maggiano’s: 240 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, IL 60523

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

This session will center around:

  • Trends in threats to municipalities
  • Best practices in protecting devices, networks, information, and transactions
  • Accessing funding that has been allocated for cybersecurity for municipalities

Mark Sangster
Chief of Strategy at Adlumin, Inc.

Mark Sangster is the author of No Safe Harbor: The Inside Truth About Cybercrime and How to Protect Your Business. He is an award-winning speaker at international conferences and prestigious stages, including the Harvard Law School and RSA Conference. Mark has appeared on CNN News Hour to provide expert opinion on international cybercrime issues and is a go-to subject matter expert for leading publications and media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal and Forbes, when covering major data breach events.

Cyrus J. Walker, III, CCFE
Founder and Managing Principal at Data Defenders

Cyrus Walker is the Founder and Managing Principal of Data Defenders, a Cybersecurity company providing products and managed services to local and state governments and SMBs to help address the challenges of implementing and managing cybersecurity operations. Data Defenders’ mission is to help these and other markets overcome the challenges of managing a comprehensive cybersecurity operation that translates into continuous and persistent vulnerabilities. He is an internationally recognized and published expert on electronic voting security and high-speed network design.

Cyrus pioneered the concept of Applied Computer Forensics™ and related forensic analysis models and processes that Data Defenders are now using to aid election jurisdictions in protecting the operational integrity of their electronic voting systems. Cyrus also served as a subject matter expert on Cyber Terrorism Defense and Incident Management at the University of Arkansas’ Cyber Defense Analysis Center (CDAC) funded and directed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. There, he trained over 5000 federal, state and, local law enforcement professionals from various agencies across the U.S. Cyrus served as Department Chair of Computer Security and Computer Forensics Department at Wilbur Wright College—a City Colleges of Chicago. He has been a regular contributor on CNN, FOX, Bloomberg, ABC, and CBS networks focusing on cybersecurity and terrorism related events.

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