Atlanta CISO Panel

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Atlanta CISO Panel

Join us on Tuesday, October 11th at 12 PM to discuss the framework of a large retail data breach and the mitigation cycle.

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The Gathering Spot ATL 384 Northyards Boulevard Northwest Atlanta, GA 30313

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About this event

Join us for a free panel to discuss the framework of an actual large retail data breach and the mitigation cycle.

Learn from FBI Special Agent Chad Hunt, about current cyber threats and the state of corporate security. You'll also hear from Fran Malloy, IBM's Security Technical Leader, about how he guided his former organization through a highly public breach, response, and legal proceedings. Fran will share and discuss his pre- and post-incident actions, as well as lessons learned.

About Chad Hunt

Chad Hunt is a Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) with the FBI in the Atlanta Field Office, where he leads a team of Agents and Analysts who conduct investigations in support of the FBI’s Cyber Division mission to identify, pursue, and defeat cyber adversaries.

In addition to his time at the Atlanta Field Office, SSA Hunt spent almost two years working at FBI Cyber Division Headquarters as a program manager.

In 2014, he was assigned to the US Embassy in Canberra, Australia for a one-year assignment as an Assistant Legal Attaché (ALAT), focusing on cyber matters in Australia, New Zealand, and multiple Pacific islands in the region.

About Fran Malloy

Fran Malloy is a Principal Security Technical Leader in the IBM Security division. Fran comes from a large outdoor apparel retailer where he served as the Director of IT Operations, Support and Risk Management. In that role, he was responsible for security, endpoints, service desk, change/problem management, and operations.  He has held several positions, including directing teams in network, storage and server engineering, database and applications.

Previously, Fran worked for IBM in the marketing and chip manufacturing divisions and National Steel Corporation in the engineering division.

In 2015, he obtained his CISSP certification.

Panel members include FBI Special Agent Chad Hunt, IBM's Principal Security Technical Leader Fran Malloy, and Mohawk Industries Director of Global Infrastructure and Core Services Pramod Garlapati.


Tuesday, October 11th

12 PM - 3 PM


The Gathering Spot

384 Northyards Blvd, Ste 190

Atlanta, GA 30313

This is a FREE event! Lunch is provided.

*Representatives from government entities are not eligible to attend due to compliance requirements related to events with free food, gifts, and/or entertainment.