August TASK – BlackHat, Defcon, BSidesLV, TiaraCon Review

Wednesday 31-August-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Meeting Location: 55 John Street, Toronto Room:308/309 (Go up escalator, door is just as you step off) This month we have our always popular BlackHat and Defcon review meeting.  Below is a list of talks we hope to cover.  Something for everyone.  Arrive early to grab pizza and […]

July TASK – Discussing CryptoCurrency Security Standards

Wednesday 27-July-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Meeting Location: 55 John Street, Toronto Room:Rotunda (On main floor, just past elevators) Speaker: Michael Perklin Topic: Discussing CryptoCurrency Security Standards Michael Perklin is Head of Security and Investigative Services at Ledger Labs, a blockchain consultancy headquartered in Toronto. After becoming involved with bitcoin and blockchain technology in […]

June TASK – Introduction to Point of Sale (POS) Penetration Testing: A Real Life Scenario / Post-quantum cryptography

Wednesday 29-June-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Meeting Location: 55 John Street, Toronto Room:308/309 (Go up escalator, door is just as you step off) Speaker: Leopold von Niebelschuetz-Godlewski Topic: Introduction to Point of Sale (POS) Penetration Testing: A Real Life Scenario This talk is meant for beginner-intermediate level Information Security professionals, and will walk you […]

April TASK – Cyber Response Readiness with VERIS / Using HIPAA compliance techniques to secure sensitive workloads in the AWS cloud

Wednesday 27-April-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Meeting Location: 55 John Street, Toronto Room:Rotunda (On main floor, just past elevators) Speaker: Judy Nowak Topic: Cyber Response Readiness with VERIS Responding to cyber incidents is not what it used to be, the landscape has changed considerably; proactive response now requires the use of many tools and […]

March TASK – Leveraging Forensics / Stealthier Attacks and Smarter Defending with TLS Fingerprinting

Wednesday 30-March-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Meeting Location: 55 John Street, Toronto Room Rotunda (On main floor, just past elevators) Speaker: Lee Brotherston Topic 1: Stealthier Attacks and Smarter Defending with TLS Fingerprinting Ever been busted because your man in the middle software (which does TLS properly) alerted someone to your bad certificate? No […]

January TASK: Docker and Home Automation Security

Wednesday 27-January-2016 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Building : Metro Hall55 John Street, Toronto, ON Room : Rotunda   (On main floor, just past elevators) Speakers: Fernando Montenegro  and Ricardo Gerardi Topic: Docker Security Considerations It has become apparent that, over the past few years, there’s been a tectonic shift when looking at options for […]

November TASK

Wednesday 25-November-2015 // 6:00 – 9:00 PM Building : Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Toronto, ON Room : Room 308/309  (Go up escalator, door is just as you step off) Speaker: Cheryl Biswas, Assistant Chief Security Office and InfoSec Analyst, JIG Technologies Topic: What Lurks in the Shadow: The Growing Risks of Shadow Data/Shadow IT […]