Any form of IT or data breach can impair your business transactions, from business interruption to business disruption. This session on a variety of IT issues focuses on the major costs and risks to companies, lack of up to date knowledge on technology, trends in global IT governance, cloud computing, retooling IT Systems for better risk analysis and ensuring data security, data breaches and security alerts.

Introduction of new technologies offers a wealth of attractive business solutions and opportunities that are vital for business growth and development. We focus on the related risks and dangers.

Against a backdrop of data fatalities, all of the above IT issues should raise the awareness amongst CFO, IT Managers and compliance officers. What are the steps your company should embark on protect data and information Management. Addressing the human element is another critical as part of that defense strategy

We start the afternoon by placing the spotlight on the technological trends that are common in Global Governance issues related to gathering, reporting and analysing the quality of your corporate data.

Response of an IT compliance failure
In this connection it is vital to see how companies can communicate this information internally, with Third Party Service Providers, and to their Board of Directors. It ios the quality of the data that is instrumental in adding value to your Governance, Risk & Compliance strategy by supporting IT tools.

If there are gaps in the above or if you are not satisfied with the quality or the 'abundance' of data, retooling of your IT Systems for better risk analysis is probably the answer to your prayers. Therefore you need to figure out:

How can you do a better job of assuring compliance, what is the missing link(s)
Are you able to spot your IT risks before they metastasize into something that threatens the entire IT department? Perhaps your IT structures need a overhaul? How can you revamp your IT systems to confront that new world you then establish is able to respond to our pleas.

The goal is to leverage technology and data analytics across borders to drive compliance and risk monitoring throughout the organization.
Finally we will look into the proper response if an IT compliance failure occurs while managing the related data privacy and security risks frequently created through these efforts

Data Security, Data Breaches and Security Alerts
Data security controls are crucial to ensure that customer and company information is protected. IT Risk-management programs with configured operating environments, robust and multi-factor authentication and other strategies that provide flexible controls and solutions.
  • How to safeguard against the risks associated with groups that are either employed, associated or business partners that have access to data and systems.
  • A review of updated controls, user access, separation of system infrastructure, limits and restrictions and proactive system monitoring
  • How to monitor periodic risk assessments of information security programs

Digital Forensics:
How to gather and preserve electronic evidence when digital forensics is the answer to an investigation. It takes a variety of expertise and discipline to conduct a successful financial investigation. One of the foremost international experts will introduce you the concepts of computer forensic investigation and analysis and respond to the following.
  • How to structure a fraud examination.
  • What are the proper procedures for seizing and securing digital evidence?
  • What should your response to a suspicious "possible virus" detected on the computer be?
  • What are the forensic artifacts, webmail history, deleted files and encrypted volumes techniques
  • How to analyze digital evidence in fraud examinations
  • A review of updated controls, user access, separation of system infrastructure, limits and restrictions and proactive system monitoring
  • How to monitor periodic risk assessments of information security programs

Smart and secure Identification.
Organizations are increasingly connected, in one way or another, to the digital world. As you conduct more and more of your operations online, you need to make sure your intellectual assets remain secure.

While, it has never been more important to protect all this information, it has also never been more challenging. So, how do you trust the identity of users and effectively manage their access to company assets?"

Let's then have a panel discussion and respond to the Q&A session with all speakers to end this session where we have attacked the issues related to IT governance, security, forensics and cloud issues from several angles.