An important first hurdle to overcome for any business manager, small business owner, or any other professional who uses information systems involves understanding the importance of information security in the context of their organization. The CERIAS InfoSec Video is a great way to raise awareness and help you to justify preventative maintenance within your organization
Early registration for the second Symposium on Requirements Engineering for Information Security has been extended through October 7th, 2002 at 5:00pm EST. The registration form and further details can be found at http://www.sreis.org.
CERIAS is participating in the first ever University-wide Homecoming Celebration on the Engineering Mall this Saturday, September 28. This exciting celebration will feature live entertainment, departmental and center displays, and various speakers, including Astronaut Jerry Ross and President Jischke. For more information about the school-wide events, please visit http://www.purdue.edu/events.
A town hall meeting will be held at the University of Pennsylvania October 3, 2002, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm to discuss the National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace
The IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Information Assurance has released a Call for Papers for it’s International Information Assurance Workship (IWIA2003). The workshop will take place on Monday, March 24 2003 in Darmstadt, Germany. Full details and contact information are available at:http://www.ieee-tfia.org/iwia2003/
The Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA) is sponsoring a workshop to examine engineering fundamentals, the principles and practice of designing and building secure systems. The workshop will look at where we have been in security engineering (formal methods, Orange book, Common Criteria, penetrate and patch, Certification and Accreditation, Defense in Depth) and where we should go. Please visit http://www.acsac.org/waepssd/ for information about the workshop.
“Securing the Collaborative Enterprise” will be the first of CNET’s upcoming “Enabled Enterprise Series” of conferences. It will take place on November 5th and 6th, in the Westin Santa Clara Hotel in Santa Clara, CA. Detailed information is available at: