Chapter Meetings

The Northern Ohio InfraGard Members Alliance general membership meetings are usually held quarterly. Three of these meetings are free and open to the public, one is a Members only meeting for InfraGard Members in good standing.

The Northern Ohio InfraGard Members Alliance invites you to join us for an upcoming Chapter meeting.   We have an agenda packed with interesting talks and chapter announcements.

Next Chapter Meeting:

NOC Members and Guests Meeting
Friday, June 7th, 2019

Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy
4055 Highlander Parkway
Richfield, OH 44286

Meeting is from 7:30AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)

You Must REGISTER to Attend!

Meeting.Agenda:
Business Email Compromise – FBI / Tom Butler Key Bank
  • Bitcoin Mining – Resources issue
  • EFT/ Invoice Payment / Transfer of $$ – $$
  • Ransomware – Total down time

KISS / NIST – Tom Mathis

Identify – Strategy – Panel with Checkpoint

Kill chain

  • What is happening? -
  • Who is doing it? –
  • Where is it coming from?

What are the objectives –

Protect – Strategy – Panel TrustecSec Alex Hamerstone Jack Nichelson + panel,

- Blue Team – Kill chain remediation:

  • User Training
  • Filters (email, web, proxy, etc)
  • Backups – Can backups be encrypted, are there ways to identify before? – ??
    • Hot/Cold Site
    • Incremental / Full
    • Cloud / Local
    • What type will not suffice to recover from ransomware attack
  • Redundancy
  • Expense – ??

- Detect – Strategy – on panel

  • Methods
  • Data Audits
  • How to detect before infection

12-1 lunch

Respond – Strategy – Panel panel

  • IR Policy, Plan and Procedure
  • Plan for Failure/Interruption
  • Communications and Response
  • Cost for forensics – not planned for or in budget
  • Do we pay??? If so how do you do it safely?

Recover – Strategy Panel 2-2:50 panel

  • Playbook
  • Recover with backup
  • $ not in budget for recovery if you missed something

All topics and times are estimates and may change

Please REGISTER to attend.

2019 Meeting Dates:

Mark your calendars now for the 2019 NOC InfraGard meetings.  All meetings will be held at the OPOTA as they were in 2018 unless otherwise indicated.

2019 Meeting Dates:

  • 3/8, 2019, Members & Guests – OPTA
  • 6/7, 2019, Members & Guests – OPTA
  • 9/13, 2019, TENTATIVE Members Only - FBI HQ
  • 12/6 2019, Members & Guests – OPTA