Category: Cybersecurity

Event Summary 10.31.2017

4th Annual IT Hacking Conference

On October 26th Trexin’s Chief Security Officer, Glenn Kapetansky, joined a panel of colleagues including Waqas Akkawi (SIRVA Worldwide), Richard Rushing (Motorola Mobility), Erik Devine (Riverside Hospital) and moderator Tina LaCroix-Hauri (Northwestern University) at the 4th Annual IT Hacking Conference in Chicago.
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Event Summary 6.29.2017

SecureXI – 11th Annual ISSA/ISACA Chicago Chapters Audit, Compliance & Security Conference and Networking Cruise

On June 22, 2017, Trexin participated in 'SecureXI – 11th Annual ISSA and ISACA Chicago Chapters Audit, Compliance & Security Conference and Networking Cruise' off Navy Pier. ISSA/ISACA SecureXI included training sessions in the morning and an afternoon filled with an expert CISO panel and networking with some of the<span. . .
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Event Summary 6.15.2017

SecureWorld Chicago

SecureWorld conferences are known to provide more content and facilitate more professional connections than any other event in the cybersecurity industry. As such, Trexin was excited to be involved in SecureWorld’s first annual Chicago event on June 7, 2017.
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Event Summary 3.23.2017

TLA Managers Forum

On Friday March 17th, at the early hour of 7am, the TLA Managers Forum met to discuss the impact of disruptive new technologies like Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) on cybersecurity standards and regulations.
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Event Summary 11.15.2016

3rd Annual IIA/ISACA Hacking Conference

The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), in conjunction with the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), held their 3rd annual Hacking Conference on November 3 and 4, competing with the Chicago Cubs for the attention of ~300 attendees. Glenn Kapetansky, Trexin CSO, joined other CISOs for a panel discussion<span. . .
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Insight Paper 11.10.2016

Security and Organizational Maturity

Although I am the Chief Security Officer at Trexin, for a long time I resisted working directly in the Information Security field. Back at Bell Labs, we did not talk specifically about security—UNIX and the Internet were developed as trust-based systems. But we did believe passionately in privacy, and that<span. . .
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Event Summary 10.19.2016

4th Annual Chicago CISO of the Year Awards Breakfast

The 4th Annual (2016) Chicago CISO of the Year awards breakfast was on October 11, 2016 at the Metropolitan Club in Willis Tower. Over 50 senior Info Sec professionals gathered to network and honor their own. Over 20 nominees were considered, winnowed by a panel of their peers to 9. . .
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Event Summary 7.6.2016

2016 Israeli Cyber Security Showcase

In the spacious downtown Chicago offices of Katten Muchin Rosenman and hosted by the American Israeli Chamber of Commerce, ten Israeli cyber security companies joined a generous crowd of business leaders on the morning of June 28th to hear a rousing panel discussion from the following senior security professionals: Erik<span. . .
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