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EVENTS

RVAsec
RVASEC
May 22-23, 2019
RVAsec is the first Richmond, Virginia, security convention to bring top speakers to the mid-atlantic region.  The conference will be held on Thursday, May 22 and 23 at the Commonwealth Ballroom at VCU’s University Commons. There will be no training classes this year.

ITWeb Security Summit 2019
ITWEB SECURITY SUMMIT 2019
May 23-24, 2019
In an increasingly connected, digital world, cyber security threats are constantly evolving and increasing in number and sophistication. Security professionals need to be up to speed with the latest technologies, techniques and skills for predicting and mitigating potentially crippling cyber attacks...

AVC InfoSec


AVC InfoSec, in partnership with Keepnet Labs and Mavi Games, delivers an integrated email defense platform across the lifecycle of email cyber-attacks. Our patent-pending cloud or on-premise solutions ensure your people, processes and technology are working in tandem to reduce vulnerability and risk.

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The city of Allentown, Pennsylvania, is struggling to remediate a malware attack that could cost nearly $1 million to mitigate. According to local paper The Morning Call, the city’s critical systems have been hit by the malware known as Emotet, impacting both financial and public safety operations, according to Mayor Ed Pawlowski. Allentown’s finance department can’t complete any external banking transactions, the city’s 185 surveillance cameras are impacted and the polic...
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EVENTS

RVAsec
RVASEC
May 22-23, 2019
RVAsec is the first Richmond, Virginia, security convention to bring top speakers to the mid-atlantic region.  The conference will be held on Thursday, May 22 and 23 at the Commonwealth Ballroom at VCU’s University Commons. There will be no training classes this year.

CYBER SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXPO
CYBER SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXPO
May 24-24, 2019
Data security threats continue to increase in number and sophistication. The growing use of collaborative technologies – from mobile devices and social media to virtualization and cloud computing – will continue to be one of the most significant factors impacting the security landscape. ...