Shafqat Mehmood

Cyber Threat Intelligence and Incident Response Manager Australian Unity

Shaf is an experienced security practitioner with strong knowledge of enterprise level information security technologies and domains. He has been involved in the development of Security Operation Centre (SOC) services in the banking and telecom sectors. Shaf is an active researcher in 'Cyber Security, Incident Response and  Artificial  intelligence' space. He holds a multitude of security certifications such as GCIH, CISM, CISSP, technology certifications from Splunk, SANS, Symantec, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, HP and Juniper. He has won Splunk’s BOSS of the SOC and Microsoft’s Azure Incident response CTF competitions. Outside work Shaf spends his time travelling with family, cycling, skiing and Autonomous RC-flying.

Exchange Day Two: Wednesday, 12th August 2020

Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

11:00 AM You’ve Got Burned! Now What?

We’ve all heard the adage that it’s not if it happens but when you are inevitably breached… Do you have a plan? Even a framework to go off? What do you include? Who do you include? How often should you be practicing this plan? Join our experts as they discuss incident response plans, who should be involved, best practices, and pitfalls.

2:00 PM PANEL: Future of Cyber – What Will the Threat Landscape Look Like in 5 Years?

  • Are emerging technologies like AI & ML really the best choice?
  • What other technologies will be able to keep up with emerging threats and risks?
  • Will Zero Trust Security frameworks become essential security tools?
  • Is a ‘passwordless’ future the solution to mobile surfaces, considered the most vulnerable and fastestgrowing threat surfaces?
  • What are the short and long-term strategies for organisations to overcome the skills shortage?

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Shafqat.

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