Sharing the Responsibility
What you should, should not, or might hope for your cloud provider to do for your security
Bio: Nick serves as Director of Information Security at US Signal. As the leader of US Signal’s Security Operations Center, Nick maintains the security posture of the organization on a day to day basis. Nick is also responsible for architecting and implementing initiatives to bolster resiliency and leading the Incident Response program. When joining US Signal in 2019, Nick had a diverse background in the information technology field including working for a managed service provider, running a software development company, and more recently, leading a team of security consultants focused on red team engagements and security assessments. Nick holds the coveted Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) certification.
Abstract: While moving systems, infrastructure, or tools to cloud services is often a great opportunity for re-assessing or hardening security, the assumption often is that cloud is more secure by default. This talk will focus on identifying the advantages and potential pitfalls of cloud migrations and how you can take ownership of your cloud journey to find that more secure future state.