3rd Thursday!
Apr 16, 2020
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM


a man on a laptop in front of the window
The New Threat Landscape

Networking and Fine Dining
(in your home)

About the Event

Join a distinguished panel as we discuss how enterprise security has been challenged due to the rise of remote workers due to the COVID-19 emergency. Criminals seek to exploit the opportunity are targeting not just workers, but household vulnerabilities.

Experts in the security space will discuss new cybersecurity threats in the current work landscape, including:

- How the enterprise security is being challenged by the working from home
- How home businesses should protect themselves (what minimum defenses & procedures should they have in place)
- Business processes most at risk when transitioned to working from home
- Inherent risks when families are sharing laptops between business & virtual school & kids games
- New Covid-19 security attacks we are seeing
- Companies seeing a need to accelerate and/or invest more in security due to Covid-19 working environment
- Zoom - We have all seen it more in press with security breaches in recent weeks - best practices you can share to ensure you & your business are protected when using it

As our commitment to you, our members, the board is committed to using the power of our chapter network to help us move through this current situation, together. Paramount to this is the well being of our chapter members and our employees.

This Month's Sponsor is 
Protegrity is the only data-first security solutions provider, trusted by enterprise security and data leaders in data-centric industries around the world. For more than 15 years, Protegrity’s laser-like focus on data security has set the standard, and its innovative approach is unmatched in its depth and breadth, protecting sensitive data in motion, in use and at rest. Protegrity proven approach to scalable, data-first security allows customers to optimize their use of data for greater business impact throughout the enterprise, while ensuring complete data privacy and regulatory compliance.

Panelists Julie Grzeda, Jessica Benkert, Michael Certoma, Kaity Lambracht, and moderator Lucy Tancredi

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The Fairfield/Westchester Chapter of SIM is the area’s fastest growing not-for-profit organization of IT leaders. Started in 2000, the Chapter now boasts over 200 members and continues to receive accolades from SIM for membership growth and value year-on-year.