March 14, 2016
Tenable’s Space Rogue Presenting at SXSW: Ukranian Power Grid Hack, Could the US Be Next?
WHAT: Just how vulnerable is the American electrical grid to hackers? Space Rogue (aka Tenable’s Cris Thomas) takes a look at the recent Ukrainian power grid hack and previous confirmed and unconfirmed incidents of cyber attacks that caused physical damage in the real world, providing a voice of reason in the debate over cybersecurity for US critical infrastructure. As a founding member of L0pht Heavy Industries, a hacker collective in the ‘90s and the first security research think tank, and a strategist at Tenable Network Security, Space Rogue brings decades of experience as a security researcher to Austin for SXSW 2016.
Space Rogue will speak at the Passcode Digital Security and Privacy Hub (booth 509).
WHEN: Tues., March 15, 2016, 11 a.m. CST
WHERE: South by Southwest 2016 Trade Show, Exhibition Hall 4, Booth 509, Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas
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