Membership Meeting 07/27/2022

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Topic: Chernovite’s Pipedream

Gain an in-depth look at old case studies and new research across 2021 highlighting new ICS threat groups,  vulnerabilities, and insights from the field including incident response case studies of previously unreported incidents. This session will give a ground-truth reality and primer on what is really happening in our industrial environments.

Speaker: Ben Miller, Dragos

An information security veteran with over two decades experience, Ben has focused on the unique challenges of securing and defending industrial control systems. He began his critical infrastructure journey as an electric asset owner where he was responsible for detecting and responding to threats across a Fortune 150 enterprise where he became acquainted with security challenges for transmission, generation, and nuclear environments. Ben then joined the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC). In what was to become the Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC), Ben worked closely with federal agencies and industry across a variety threats, vulnerabilities, and other matters as it relates to the North American bulk electric system. He is an accomplished speaker at conferences around the world and occasionally writes for various publications. In his spare time he enjoys the simple pleasures of outdoor cooking with his family in Maryland.