When: August 14, 2013 09:00am – 12:00pm
Host: AZ DPS: 16212 North 28th Avenue, Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ 85053
Speaker: Kelli Waxman , MBA, PI, USAPI, NAIS, NISP, HTCIA
Kelli will present, live, a cyber attack taxonomy in a real world threat environment. An overview of how forensics can be utilized (or not) in a threat matrix will be presented to increase interest in forensics questions such as who, what, when, where, why and how the current increasing cyber threats are being carried out. The presentation, geared to any level of cyber knowledge, will include a lively and fun real-time descent into the world of the cyber actors in order to further audience understanding about threats being utilized, types of actors involved, security breaches utilized and what it means for computer security and law enforcement.
BIO: Kelli Waxman is Adjunct Faculty for Texas A&M TEEX Engineering and develops curricula on forensics. She is the President of National Security Consulting & Investigations PLLC where she is a licensed private investigator. Her specialties include national security issues, high tech crimes, and geopolitical activism as it relates to cyber warfare. She regularly sleuths the Internet in a number of languages analyzing the cyber actors, the threat environment, and the security issues involved with the rise of activism/hacktivism. Ms. Waxman has a BA in Sociology, an MBA in Business Administration, and three years of post graduate work in psychiatry, psychology, medicine, terrorism, counter-terrorism, and Homeland Security. Ms. Waxman is a graduate of the FBI Citizens Academy and a member of Arizona InfraGard, the High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA), the National Association of Investigative Specialists (NAIS), National Investigative Security Professionals (NISP), and the United States Association of Private Investigators (USAPI)