The Multi-Cloud Cybersecurity Space Jam at ONUG FALL

Hosted by the ONUG Collaborative Automated Cloud Governance (ACG) Working Group

Compete to Detect Cybersecurity Threats with the Open Source Cloud Security Notification Framework (CSNF)

October 24th, 6:30 PM, Chelsea Industrial, New York City

Join Us for The Multi-Cloud Cybersecurity Space Jam at ONUG Fall

Hosted by ONUG’s Automated Cloud Governance (ACG) Working Group, this special evening event will test the skills and knowledge of SOC practitioners while showcasing the benefits of adopting the working group’s open source Cloud Security Notification Framework (CSNF).

This informative, gamified, fun event is structured to accommodate varying levels of skills and knowledge. It will take place at the conclusion of ONUG Fall’s Day 1.

  • Participants will bring their laptops and connect to WWT’s Cyber Range lab environment
  • Event kicks off with “Infosec Jeopardy”, a test of your knowledge of cyberscecurity news, history and technology
  • Each team will be exposed to a series of challenging, real-world, cybersecurity threats
  • SOC teams will compete to solve cybersecurity problems in several scenarios of increasing complexity.
  • Hands-on practice utilizing security notifications generated using the CSNF, which has been integrated with Splunk in the WWT Cyber Range.

Event Logistics and FAQ

Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Where: Chelsea Industrial, New York City
Time:  6:30 pm -9:30pm. Registered participants are also welcome to join ONUG’s evening reception in the Sponsor Showcase from 5:30-7:00pm.
Registration: Pre-registration is required. Your $49 registration fee includes full access to ONUG Fall taking place October 24-25.
The registration fee accommodates both “active” gameplay participants and “observer” participants who would like to attend to listen and learn as a member of the audience. Registration will close once the maximum of 32 participants are registered.
Who should participate?: SOC team practitioners and executives from large enterprises charged with securing cloud workloads in complex multi-cloud environments.
Can I attend if I am registered for ONUG Fall 2023?: Anyone who is registered for ONUG Fall is welcome to stay on after the evening reception and observe as a member of the event “studio audience”.
Will refreshments be provided?: Yes, pizza and craft beer will be served, along with non-alcoholic beverages and healthy snacks.

Want to hear more about The Cyber-Security Space Jam? Watch the informational Video ⇒

Cybersecurity Space Jam Technical Information

About the Cloud Security Notification Framework

CSNF is designed to overcome the challenge of interpreting the babel of security alerts and notifications emanating from various cloud service providers and the proliferation of disparate cloud-based services. The lack of standard practices for security notification syntax and semantics places a significant burden on SOC teams when confronted with security threats that span multiple cloud services.

CSNF is available today as a free download in the form of a “Splunkbase Technical Add-on (TA)” application.

About the WWT Cyber Range

The operational infrastructure for the event will be provided by World Wide Technology (WWT), utilizing the company’s in-house Cyber Range, which is a real-world, cloud-based environment for security threat modeling. The platform includes a host of capabilities, including virtual desktops, identity and access management, multiple cloud services, monitoring facilities and cybersecurity tools.

Active participants will receive an authorized log in for the WWT Cyber Range.

ONUG Fall Co-Chairs

Nick Lippis
Co-Founder and Co-Chairman
Alexandra Shulman-Peleg
EY Americas Cloud Cybersecurity Leader, Managing Director

Andy Brown
Sand Hill East, LLC
AI Networking Summit
Yesim Akdeniz
Managing Director for Network Services
Peter Campbell
Sr. Director, Cloud Security Strategy & Engineering
Evernorth Health Services
James Walker
VP, Strategy & Transformation
Petek Ergul
Global Head of Telecommunication Services
Christopher Moretti
Evernorth Health Services
Evernorth, A Cigna Health Company
Aryo Kresnadi
Technical Director, Global Network Architecture
Chris Cheu
Architecture Director - Global Enterprise Architecture
Evernorth Health Services
Don Duet
CEO & Co-Founder
Concourse Labs
Xiaobo Long
Head of Backbone Network Services
Bob Wysocki
Microland Limited
Steve Wood
Distinguished Engineer
Phil Tee
VP Strategy and Operations, ISG AIOps
AI Networking Summit
Ernest Lefner
Chief Product Officer
Gluware, Inc.
Chris Zanelli
Global Co-head IT Risk & Security Practice
Synechron Consulting
Forrest Bennett
Information Security Advisor
Michael Thomas Clark
Technology Industry & IT Consulting Executive
Renaissance Tech & Media
Jerald Murphy
SVP, Research and Consulting
Nemertes Research
Mark Fishburn
MarketWord, Inc.
Mark Eisenberg
Developer Support Account Manager
Guruprasad Ramamoorthy
VP, Global Head of Network Architecture, Engineering & Operations
S&P Global
Brian Gilbert
Vice President Technology, Chief Technology Advisor
World Wide Technology
Steve Westmoreland
Senior Manager, Cyber Security Consulting Practice

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