STARWEST 2024 - Security | STARWEST

STARWEST 2024 - Security

Thursday, September 26

James Risler

Escape Room—How Skills Needed in Escape Room Challenges Apply to Your Cybersecurity Team

Thursday, September 26, 2024 - 11:15am to 12:15pm

There is tremendous IT turnover today and a lack of skilled resources for some job roles such as threat hunters in a Security Operations Center (SOC). This session will explore how escape rooms can teach IT leadership about building a cybersecurity team. An escape room is an ideal teaching tool that an organization can leverage to address the challenge of assembling a security team and navigating problems together. Success starts with the team and having the right mix of talent and skills which should reveal the clues to the game. Join James to explore the job roles in a SOC and skills...

Karen Hsu

Cloud Testing of Cybersecurity Features in Mobile Apps

Thursday, September 26, 2024 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

In CI/CD pipelines, automated testing services validate functionality of apps across hundreds of real-world mobile devices and OS versions. However, these same automated testing services can use methods and tools that violate security policies such as: emulators, virtualization, resigning, debugging, dual spaces, Magisk and more. Once security protections are added to a mobile app, the security features will trigger and may prevent automated testing. In this session, Karen will discuss how you can eliminate the need to test protected and unprotected builds separately. You will also...