Mon. Oct. 30 - Alexandria VA, USA
Is risk analysis a good system security metric?
Panel Moderator: O. Sami Saydjari - President of Cyber Defence Agency (USA)
Before founding the Cyber Defense Agency, Mr. Saydjari was a Senior Staff Scientist in SRI International s Computer Science Laboratory, where he was the program leader of the Cyber Defense Research Center (CDRC). Prior to SRI, Mr. Saydjari was the Information Assurance Program Manager for DARPA's Information Systems Office.
Mr. Saydjari is an internationally recognized security expert. He has been featured in various publications and broadcast including a feature on PBS Frontline. He is the "On the Horizon" department editor for IEEE Security and Privacy Journal. He also has the honor of serving on board of directors for two distinguished professional non-profit boards advising government leadership on cyber defense policy: Cyber Conflict Studies Association and Professionals for Cyber Defense.
Mr. Saydjari earned his M.S. in Computer Science from Purdue University. The Director of NSA named Mr. Saydjari an NSA fellow in 1993 and 1994. He has published more than a dozen technical papers in the field of information security and has presented the results of his research at both such as the National Cryptologic Quarterly, the National Computer Security Conference, IEEE Security and Privacy Conference, and the ACM New Security Paradigms Workshop.