Melbourne CISO Virtual Town Hall

22 April 2021 | 10:00 AEST

22 April 2021 | 10:00 AEST


Responding to a Heavyweight Disruptive Extortion Attack: A View from the Frontlines

Participate with your CISO peers in the Melbourne community in small, breakout discussions on a mission-critical priority for security leaders. These informal discussions allow you to share your insights and learn from the lessons, approaches and experiences of a diverse group of peers in virtual breakout rooms.

Join fellow CISOs in the Melbourne community to discuss:

Accelerating security to match the pace of digital business initiatives

Managing the risk created from a landscape of new core technologies

Achieving sustainability for the CISO role without compromizing outcomes

Discussion Leaders

Members of the Melbourne CISO community will lead the interactive discussion and share lessons learned.

John Ellis

BUPA Australia Health



Jamie Rossato


Information Security Director


Guy Segal


VP Cyber Security Services APAC



22 April 2021

10:00 - 11:00  AEST

Responding to a Heavyweight Disruptive Extortion Attack: A View from the Frontlines

In public agencies and private enterprise alike, CISOs are in the war room, once again facing a common threat. This session will offer a window into a high impact extortion cyber-attack presented through the attacker and responder perspectives. It will leverage experience from the frontlines of cyber, to exhibit some of the latest techniques threat actors are using against organizations, provide a sense of the digital battle within a network, and share key recommendations on adapting resilience and responding to attacks.

Join this virtual session to explore:

  • Insights into some of the latest in offensive techniques and trends, in the context of Extortion attacks and the recent SolarWinds incident
  • Effective measures for adapting resilience to the evolving threat landscape
  • Techniques for leading through a cyber crisis and defeating attacks within the network


Your Community Partner

Key Partner

Melbourne CISO Programme Manager

For inquiries related to this event, please reach out to your dedicated program contact.

Denzil Fernandez

Programme Manager

(04) 282 88 558