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This year, our Trustwave SpiderLabs elite team of cyber professionals helped organisations like yours escape the impact of cybercrime, and saved New Zealand businesses from possible privacy breaches and new penalties.

Hear from Michael Gianarakis, Asia Pacific SpiderLabs Director at Trustwave, as he shares his experience and insight on the realities and myths of today’s front-line testing.

Briefing Schedule

3:15 p.m. Arrivals
3:45 p.m. Presentation
4:30 p.m. Presentation concludes, Cyber Happy Hour commences
5:30 p.m. End

Discussion Topics

  • What’s commonly infiltrating organisations today, and where you’re least likely to look

  • Pen testing, white hat hacking, and vulnerability scanning – what works when

  • Why security testing should be part of your security programme

About our Speaker 

Michael Gianarakis is the Director of Trustwave SpiderLabs' Asia-Pacific practice where he oversees the delivery of technical security services in the region as well as the global Mobile Security and Embedded Security practices. A regular contributor of technical research, he has presented at various industry events around the world including DEF CON, Black Hat Asia, Hack in the Box, Thotcon, OWASP Appsec AU and AusCERT. Michael is also actively involved in the local security community in Australia where he is one of organisers of the monthly SecTalks meetup as well as the TuskCon hacker conference.