June 17, 2016 - Chapter Meeting

Date: Friday, June 17, 2016
Time: 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: ITT Tech, 10863 Gold Center Dr, Rancho Cordova

Our presenter this month will be Carl Neidhardt from Checkpoint. Carl will speak on "Hacker Trends".


“Today’s malicious actors continue to innovate their malware tools and approaches, including pricing strategies, victim tech support, and varied payment options.  We will survey the latest tools and techniques, including ransomware and exploit kits, and talk about how to continue defending against them.”


Carl Neidhardt, Security Engineer with Check Point Software

Carl has worked in IT since 1986, for both the public and the private sector.  He holds a B.S. in Business Information Systems as well as the GIAC Certified Incident Handler and ISC2 CISSP certifications.  Carl frequently speaks on security topics at local forums like the IT Security Awareness Fair and the Sacramento ISSA Chapter.

About Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (www.checkpoint.com), the largest pure-play security vendor globally, provides industry-leading solutions and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a complete security architecture defending the entire enterprise, from networks to mobile devices, in addition to the most comprehensive and intuitive security management. Check Point protects over 100,000 organizations of all sizes. At Check Point, we secure the future.


Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:30am to 1:00pm