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(ISC)² SF Holiday Party jointly with SFBay ISSA @ Palomino

On Tuesday December 18th, we’re getting together with SFBay ISSA Chapter for our annual Holiday Party!  Let’s get together to network, celebrate the achievements of 2018 and look forward to 2019! Of course there will be great company, drinks and food! 

When: December 18 2018, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Palomino (345 Spear St, located just off Embarcadero)
Who: Chapter members, guests & SFBay ISSA chapter!
Parking: While street parking may be available, taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Welcome
CPE Credit: None
Drinks: Yes please
Registration: Open

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Photos from last year’s party

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These will be replaced with this year’s photos.

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter April RSA Happy Hour

 

 

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter April RSA Happy Hour

Whether you are in town for this year’s RSA Conference at the San Francisco Moscone Center, or looking to network with like professionals, come and unwind with the (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter! Gain an excuse for taking a head-clearing walk from the crowded Security Expo floor. Come join us for drinks at San Francisco’s newest rooftop bar and lounge — the swanky Charmaine’s at the top of the Proper Hotel. Enjoy the great view of the city skyline while mingling with Bay Area security professionals! Compare notes on what you have learned and what you plan to check out at the Conference.

Date: April 18, 2018
Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Where: Charmaine’s (1100 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102)
Parking: While street parking may be available, taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Yes
CPE Credit: None
Registration: Closed
Drinks: Yes please

 

Photos from the event below. Thanks to all attendees for an amazing evening, hope to see everyone again soon!

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter January Happy Hour

 

 

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter January Happy Hour

Come and have a drink with us while mingling with the Bay Area security professionals in Downtown San Francisco! The (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter would like to invite you to the next Happy Hour event for you to meet and connect with fellow Bay Area IT security professionals!

Date: January 19, 2018
Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Where: Perry’s (155 Steuart St, San Francisco, CA 94105)
Parking: While street parking may be available, taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Yes
CPE Credit: None
Registration:  Closed
Drinks: Yes please

 

Holiday Party 2017: (ISC)² SF Chapter Holiday Party @ Cockscomb

(ISC)² San Francisco Chapter 2017 Holiday Party

Join us on Friday December 8th at Cockscomb Restaurant for our (ISC)² San Francisco Chapter Holiday Party! Let’s get together to celebrate the achievement of 2017 and look forward to 2018! Of course there will be great company, drinks and food! 

Photos from the party

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter November Happy Hour

 

 

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter November Happy Hour

Come and have a drink with us while mingling with the Bay Area security professionals in Downtown San Francisco! The (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter would like to invite you to the next Happy Hour event for you to meet and connect with fellow Bay Area IT security professionals!

Date: November 16, 2017
Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Where: Gaspar Brasserie (185 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109)
Parking: While street parking may be available, taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Yes
CPE Credit: None
Registration: Register Here
Drinks: Yes please

 

Here’s a photo of a few of the participants at the last Happy Hour at the Barrel Room.

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Speaker Series – (ISC)²-SF Chapter Speaker Series: Common Controls Framework @ Adobe, Rahat Sethi & Kenneth T. Moras

Date: November 9, 2017

Time: 6pm – 8pm
Where: Symantec, 303 2nd Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
Parking: Garage and street parking may be available. Taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Yes
CPE Credit: 1.5 hours
Food & Drinks: Food & Drinks: A selection of Chairman Bao Chinese steamed buns with curated wines and beers. Please Register so we order right number of food and beverages. Special requests are welcome.

 

 

Featuring Special Speaker

Rahat Sethi – Lead IT Risk Analyst, Risk Advisory & Assurance Services, Adobe

Rahat Sethi works with the Adobe Risk Advisory and Assurance Services group and has been instrumental in implementing the Common Controls Framework at Adobe across various Business Units. He has an extensive information security background and is adept at leading and carrying out red team exercises. He now focuses on advisory and assurance aspects of Information Security Compliance and assists teams with SOX, SOC 2, ISO, HIPAA and PCI certifications and attestations.

Christine Luong, CISA, PCI ISA

Christine is a Sr. IT Risk Analyst in the Adobe Risk Advisory and Assurance Services group. She has an extensive audit and compliance background including PCI, SOX, SOC, and ISO. Her experience includes IT advisory at a Big 4 auditing firm as well as information security risk management for a global web services provider. Currently, Christine’s main focus is partnering across Adobe’s Creative Cloud business units to drive and deliver upon compliance initiatives governed by the Adobe Common Control Framework (CCF).

Kenneth T. Moras

Kenneth T. Moras is a passionate Information Security Practitioner currently at Adobe Systems, San Jose. He is part of Risk Advisory and Assurance services team assisting various product and engineering services meet their security and compliance goals. Prior to Adobe, Kenneth was part of Cybersecurity Management consulting at KPMG. Currently he is focusing on implementing leading security practice for Adobe Cloud Platforms and container platform technologies at Adobe.

“How to Scale Your Business Using a Secure and Compliant Container Platform

Adobe continues to grow as a business, and scaling up new and existing services in a compliant and more secure way is critical for its growth. Adobe uses containerization to help with scalability, operational efficiency, and productivity. One of key aspects with hosting service applications on containers is to align them with our security and compliance policies. This session will discuss the key issues and how containers have emerged as part of the solution to these issues. It will also focus on how to conduct an effective audit of the container environment and ensuring that compliance requirements are met

 

After completing this session, you will be able to:

Understand how scalable container platforms have been built with integrated security controls that help in maintaining security & compliance

Learn how to best leverage automation to help implement standard security controls for the service applications running on containers.

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Come and join us for our chapter’s speaker series meeting! We will have drinks, food, and a good time with learning and mingling with IT security professionals in the Bay Area!

 

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter August Happy Hour

 

 

(ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter August Happy Hour

Come and have a drink with us while mingling with the Bay Area security professionals in Downtown San Francisco! The (ISC)2 San Francisco Chapter would like to invite you to the next August Happy Hour event for you to meet and connect with fellow Bay Area IT security professionals!

Date: August 3, 2017
Time: 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Where: Barrel Room (415 Sansome St, San Francisco, CA 94111)
Parking: While street parking may be available, taking public transport is recommended.
Guests: Yes
CPE Credit: None
Registration: Register Here
Drinks: Yes please

 

Here’s a photo of a few of the participants at the last Happy Hour.