Information Systems Security Association Northern Virginia Chapter Benefits Steven Rodrigo CISSP, ISSAP, ISSMP, NSA-IAM Member, ISSA-NOVA January 13, 2009
Agenda • What is ISSA? • What is ISSA-NOVA? • Why should ‘I’ become a member? • What type of speakers can ‘I’ expect? • How do ‘I’ become a member?
What is ISSA? • The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® • Is a non-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners • Enhances the knowledge, skill and professional growth of its members by providing: • educational forums, • publications • peer interaction opportunities • Has 125 chapters in 35 countries • Has 10,000 members across 70 countries • http://www.issa.org
What is ISSA-NOVA? • The Northern Virginia Chapter of ISSA (ISSA-NOVA) • Is the largest ISSA Chapter in the world • Has More than 500 members • More than 75% of them have a CISSP or other security and/or network certifications • Sponsors two IA scholarships a year • The Laurie McQuillan ISSA-NOVA Scholarship at GMU • George Washington University • Our mission is to provide continuous education and networking for its members via outstanding monthly presentations from a wide variety of speakers including authors, key executives, and well regarded Information Assurance professionals. • http://www.issa-nova.org
Why should ‘I’ become a member? • CPE’s for your certification! • 2 CPE’s per meeting • CISSP’s == 120 CPE’s/3 yrs • After April 30th 2008 – min. 20 CPE’s/yr • SSCP’s & CAP’s == 60 CPE’s/3 yrs • After April 30th 2008 – min. 10 CPE’s/yr • CISA’s == 120 CPE’s/3 yrs & min. 20 CPE’s/yr • Educational discounts from • ISC2, SANS, FOSE, etc. • CISSP Study Group • Only $300 compared to $2,000 • 3hrs/week for 13 weeks (food & drink included)
Got Certs? • Have you heard of DoD 8570.1? • 100% of IA professionals in DoD, including contractors must be certified by 2010. • 40% must be certified by the end of 2008
Speakers - Authors Richard Bejtlich Dr. Eric Cole Patrick Howard Dr. Gary McGraw PhD. Jim Litchko Angela Orebaugh Marcus Sachs Ira Winkler
Networking Opportunities • Meet with employees of over 350 companies in the Information Assurance Space: • Large Companies • IBM, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Verizon, McAfee • Medium Companies • SRA International, Stonesoft, Blue Coat, ManTech • Small Companies • The Cashwell Group, SecureForce, SecureIT • Research organizations • SRI International, BATTELLE, MITRE, George Mason University, George Washington University, • Government Organizations • AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust, Department of Labor, Department of Justice, Navy, Army, Air-Force, JTF-GNO
Network – Members work at NASA, DOC, DoJ, DoD, HUD, NRC, US Courts, CIA, NSA, DoL, OPM, State, GSA, OIG, US Patent Office, FAA, FCC, Freddie Mac, NCIS, GMU, GWU, AU, JMU, JHU, Montgomery College, NOVA SouthEastern University World Bank, Red Cross, City of Alexandria, Loudoun County, 1SECUREAUDIT,2020 LLC,2135 HILLTOP PLACE,3 DELTA SYSTEMS,4 FRONT SECURITY INC,ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS,ADVICE UNLIMITED,AEROSPACE CORPORATION,AFL-CIO HOUSING INVESTMENT TRUST,ANTEON CORP,ARCSIGHT,ARTEL,AT&T,AT&T GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS,ATCC,B2C, INC.,BAE SYSTEMS,BART & ASSOCIATES,BATTELLE,BAYCAM,BBN,BENDEL & ASSOCIATES LTD,BENJAMIN BERGERSEN,BERMAN ASSOCIATES, INC.,BLACKBOARD, INC.,BLUE COAT SYSTEMS,BMC SOFTWARE, INC.,BOOZ ALLEN & HAMILTON,BRAR,BSC SYSTEMS,BSC SYSTEMS INC.,CACI,CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL,CARTER TECHNOLOGY CONSULTING, INC,CASHWELL & ASSOCIATES,CATCONSULTING GROUP,CAYMAS SYSTEMS,CEXEC INC.,CGI-AMS,CHERRY, BEKAERT & HOLLAND,CISCO,CITADEL SECURITY SOFTWARE INC,CLIFF DUFFEY,COMPUTER ASSOCIATES,COMPUTER SCIENCES CORPORATION,COMPUTER TASK GROUP,COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATES,CONSENTRY NETWORKS,CONSORTIUM HEALTH PLANS,CORE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS,COUNTERPANE INTERNET SECURITY,CRANITE SYSTEMS, INC.,CROSS,CRYPTEK, INC,CSC,CTA INC,CYSIVE,DARPA,DATAWIZ CORP,DEFENSE CONTRACT AUDIT AGENCY,DENNIS PHELAN,DIAGENESYS, INC.,DIGICON CORP,DIGIFLIGHT,DIGITAL MANAGEMENT, INC.,DIMENSION DATA,DOL,ED HETSKO CTA INC,EDS,ELDER ENTERPRISE,ENC,ENDFORCE,ENTERPRISE BUSINESS LAW GROUP LLC,ERNST & YOUNG LLP,E-SECURITY, INC.,FAHRENHEIT TECHNOLOGY,FC BUSINESS SYSTEMS, INC.,FEDCOMP INC,FORTINET, INC.,FUGEN, INC.,G&B SOLUTIONS, INC.,GCI,GENERAL DYNAMICS,GETRONICS,GLADHILL.NET,GLIMMERGLASS,GLOBAL NETWORKERS/NRC,GLOBAL WATCH TECHNOLOGIES, INC,GTSI CORP.,GUIDANCE SOFTWARE,GWU,H&P SERVICES,HARRIS CORPORATION,HEWLETT-PACKARD,HHS CMS OIS,HIGH PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGIES, INC.,IBM,ICS,ICS CORP,ICSE, INC.,IDEFENSE,IGOV TECHNOLOGIES,INFO-OPS, INC.,INPUT,INS,INTEL CORPORATION,IRONPORT SYSTEMS,IT PROFESSIONAL GROUP,ITSEC SERVICES, LLC,ITT INDUSTRIES SYSTEMS DIVISION,JANES INFORMATION GROUP,JB GROUP,JBI TECHNOLOGIES,JFULMER ASSOCITES, INC.,JOHN BOULANGER,JUNIPER NETWORKS,K FORCE,KARTA TECHNOLOGIES,L. JAY ACETO,L3-GSI,LANG CONSULTANTS,LITCHKO & ASSOCIATES,LOCKHEED MARTIN,MANILA CONSULTING GROUP, INC.,MANTECH,MC NULTY & ASSOCIATES,MCCARTY COMPUTER CONSULTING,MCDONALD BRADLEY, INC.,MCI,MICROSOFT CORPORATION,MIRAGE NETWORKS,MITRE,MITRETEK SYSTEMS,MITRETEK SYSTEMS, INC.,MORI ASSOCIATES,NAA,NETSEC,NETSECURITY SOLUTIONS, LLC,NETWORK DESIGNS, INC.,NETWORK SECURITY TECHNOLOGIES INC,NETWORK SOLUTIONS, LLC,NEXTEL COMMUNICATIONS,NGIT,NGIT-TASC,NHN SERVICES INC.,NORTEL GOVERNMENT SOLUTIONS,NORTHROP GRUMMAN,OBERTHUR CARD SYSTEMS,ODYSSEY GROUP,OMAR KHAWAJA,ON SITE E-DISCOVERY,ONLINE RESOURCES,ONLINE RESOURCES CORPORATION,OSEC,PEROT SYSTEMS,PHNET INC.,PILLAR SYSTEMS CORP.,PL HUDSON LTD.,PLANMATICS INC,PLURIBUS INTERNATIONAL,PRAGMATICS,PRAXITECH,PREMIER DATA SERVICES, FUGEN DIVISION,PREMIER DATA SERVICES, INC.,PRICEWATERHOUSE COOPERS LLP,PROJECT PERFORMANCE CORPORATION,PROMONTORY INTERFINANCIAL NETWORK, LLC,PROTIVITI INC,PWA,QSS,QUALYS INC.,RAYTHEON IIS,RCGIT,RED CLIFF CONSULTING,RESOLVIT RESOURCES,RESOURCE BANK,RG2,RHOADS GROUP,ROBÉ IT SERVICES,RONDOTECH CONSULTING INC,RONIN TECH SOLUTIONS,RS INFORMATION SERVICES,RSDN,SAIC,SARAF SOLUTIONS INC,SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORP,UNISPEC,SECURE ELEMENTS, INC.,SECUREINFO,SECURESOFT TECHNOLOGIES,SECURIC,SENET INTERNATIONAL,SENFORCE,SETA CORPORATION,SETTLE SERVICES IN TECHNOLOGY, LLC,SILOSMASHERS,SOLCENT,SOLUTIONARY, INC.,SPHERECOM ENTERPRISES,SPRINT,SRA,SSH COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY, INC.,STEELCLOUD,STG, INC,STONEMILL CONSULTING, INC.,STONESOFT INC.,STRATUM SECURITY, LLC,SURETY,SYTEX INC,TAOSECURITY,TELEVERAJE INTERNATIONAL,TENACITY SOLUTIONS,TENACITY SOLUTIONS INC,TFS TECHNOLOGY INC.,TFSG, INC.,THE AEROSPACE CORPORATION,THE MIDDLETON GROUP, INC.,THINKSECURE,THOMAS GOFF,TITAN,TOTAL SYSTESM TECHNOLOGIES CORP,TRUE NORTH SOLUTIONS,TWD AND ASSOCIATES,TWM ASSOCIATES, INC,UNISYS,UNITE - IT PARTNERS NETWORK L.L.C.,INFO ASSURANCE OFFICE,UUNET/WORLDCOM,VATG, INC.,VOLT INC,VOTENET SOLUTIONS INC.,VTC,INC,WACKENHUT SERVICES INTERNATIONAL,WEBSENSE, INC,XACTA,ZONE LABS
Membership Types • All membership types below (except Trial) require local chapter dues - $25/yr • Required for all chapter benefits and voting privileges. • General - $95/yr with multi-year discounts • CISO - $995/yr • Free registration at 4 CISO Executive Forums per year, including lodging for one night and all meals at each Forum • Extensive networking opportunities with peers and experts on an on-going basis • Privileged access to online information and discussion forums • Direct access to top subject matter experts through educational seminars and online discussions • An effective forum for understanding and influencing relevant standards and legislation • A unified voice to influence industry vendors • Automatic CPE submission • 2 bonus memberships to the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® for you and your staff • Student - $30/yr • Same as General without voting privileges or holding ISSA International board seat. • Trial - Free – 90 days
Membership Types • Corporate Organizational - $115/yr • Per individual, but the membership is transferrable as reassignments occur. • When a specific individual has not been assigned, this class of membership will have all rights and privileges of a General Memberexcept the right to vote and hold office. • If an individual is assigned to this membership and this person signs and complies with the Code of Ethics, that person will be able to vote and hold office. • Government Organizational - $90/yr • Same as the Corporate membership but with a government discount.
How Do “I” Become A Member? • First, Join ISSA. • Go to ISSA and select your membership type. • http://www.issa.org/Join/Membership-Types.html • Complete the online application. • http://www.issa.org/Join/Join-Online.html • Six area Chapters – can be a member in multiple chapters • Northern Virginia - ISSA-NOVA - $25 • District of Columbia - National Capital - $25 • Baltimore - $20 • Central Virginia – Richmond - $25 • Hampton Roads - $30 • Blue Ridge – Martingsburg, WV - $25 • If you choose Northern Virgina • Welcome to ISSA-NOVA!
Next Meeting • When: Thursday, January 15th - Doors open at 5:30PM - Meeting starts at 06:30PM • Where: Oracle Corporation, 1910 Oracle Way, Reston, VA 20190 • Topic: DoD’s Greatest Security Challenges Moving into the New Presidential Administration • Speaker: Mr. Robert Lentz Assistant Secretary of Defense for Information and Identity Assurance
Information Systems Security Assoc. Northern Virginia Chapter Benefits Sotiris Baxevanis CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISSAP, ISSMP, NSA-IAM, NSA-IEM, GAWN-C, GSNA Sr. Vice President, ISSA-NOVA 11654 Plaza America Drive Box #742 Reston, VA 20190 Senior_VP@ISSA-NOVA.org