Special CLBR: Live From ISSA-OC Security Symposium

Our October 30 broadcast is all treat not rick, as we broadcast live from ISSA-OC’s 28th Annual Security Symposium.


WHO:  Information Systems Security Association


ISSA is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members. 

The primary goal of the ISSA is to promote management practices that will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information resources. The ISSA facilitates interaction and education to create a more successful environment for global information systems security and for the professionals involved. Members include practitioners at all levels of the security field in a broad range of industries such as comISmunications, education, healthcare, manufacturing, financial, and government.

WHAT:   ISSA-OC 28th Annual Security Symposium

ISSA-Orange County, one of the many worldwide ISSA Chapters, invited CLBR to broadcast and participate in its 38th Annual Security Symposium.

Listeners may be familiar with Stan Stahl, head of the ISSA-LA chapter, who has been on CLBR a number of times to discuss Cyber Security.



Long Beach is California’s 7th largest city (behind Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Sacramento and Fresno).  It boasts the country’s second busiest port and attractions such as the Queen Mary, the Long Beach Grand Prix and the Aquarium of the Pacific.


pizap.com13832811007731Our show features 3 guests from the ISSA-OC Security Symposium (pictured L to R)

(1) Powell Hamilton, ISSA-OC President and Director of Information Security for City of Hope Hospital

(2) David Perry – Evangelist and Malware Expert

(3) Larry Whiteside – Corporate Strategy Advisor for Comodo

During the conference, Bennet joined a panel to discuss the “Good, the Bad and the Ugly” of Cyber Security today and that featured ISSA Founder Sandy Lambert along with industry stars:

(1)  Lance Larson, CEO, Larson Corporation

(2) Barbara Guerin, Project Executive, Global Regulatory & Cyber Security Managemen- IBM; and

(3) Wendi Rafferty, Vice President of Service, Crowdstrike.

SPECIAL THANKS TO ISSA-OC’s Paul Kennedy for all his logistical support.

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