Systems Security Engineering Seminar Series - Bhavesh Chauhan "Security Solutions - Verizon"

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 ( 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm )

Location: Babbio 122

The Systems Security Engineering Seminar Series originally scheduled for February 26th has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for Wednesday, April 9th at 4:00 PM.

Systems Security Engineering Seminar Series
Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report
Bhavesh Chauhan
Security Solutions - Verizon

ABSTRACT: Verizon’s 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) provides truly global insights into the nature of data breaches that can help organizations of all sizes to better understand the threat and take the necessary steps to protect themselves. The breadth and depth of data represented in this year’s DBIR is unprecedented. It combines the efforts of 19 global organizations: law enforcement agencies, national incident-reporting entities, research institutions, and a number of private security firms — all working to study and combat data breaches.

We invite you to download the 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report which combines the expertise of 19 organizations from around the globe. Download the report to discover stats that might surprise you—from the percentage of espionage-related attacks to the astonishing length of time it often takes to spot a security breach. By knowing today’s threats, you can better protect your organization tomorrow.

On April 9th, Bhavesh Chauhan will expand on the major points of this report.  has worked within information security for over ten years. He has assisted commercial enterprises with all matters involving IT security compliance, risk management, and information security matters. Furthermore, he was responsible for accreditation of IT solutions and services for Government agencies. He has served as a security officer, accreditor, security consultant, and is experienced in all matters associated with information security along with the tools and technologies companies can employ to help mitigate those risks. 

Learn more about the 2013 DBIR Report

BIO: Bhavesh Chauhan has worked within information security for over ten years. He has assisted commercial enterprises with all matters involving IT security compliance, risk management, and information security matters. Furthermore, he was responsible for accreditation of IT solutions and services for Government agencies. He has served as a security officer, accreditor, security consultant, and is experienced in all matters associated with information security along with the tools and technologies companies can employ to help mitigate those risks. Bhavesh routinely represents his employer at information security forums for customers. He is also a public speaker on information security. As both a manager and a security professional, Bhavesh provides regular advice and guidance to large organizations on a global basis. Along with his experience, Bhavesh holds a Master’s of Science Degree in Physics and a number of professional security certifications such as CISSP, CISA, and CISM. Furthermore, he has been a certified CLAS1 Consultant approved by CESG to provide Information Assurance (IA) advice to government departments and other organizations, which provided vital services for the United Kingdom from 2001 to 2010.