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Chicago CyberSecurity (CCS) hosts monthly events featuring presentations, hackathons, technical workshops, panel discussions, and networking. Our goal is to make cybersecurity more accessible by building a collaborative, inclusive, and supportive community in Chicago. All skill levels welcome.

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Check out our nonprofit organization (https://csnp.org) and our Chicago Page (https://csnp.org/chicago/)

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If you're interested in hosting an event, sponsoring us or give a security talk/training, please visit us at https://csnp.org/support

If you have any questions or concerns, please email info@csnp.org, or message the organizers on LinkedIn, Slack Channel, or on the Meetup site.

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Automate Faster Than Evil with Open Source Software

Online event

Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MY_zMNv6RWGnolMtO7z4zg Agenda: 7:00 - 7:10PM CT - Introduction from organizers 7:10 - 7:50PM CT - Speakers: Paul Meharg - Solutions Architect at Sonatype https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-meharg Tony Ramirez - Senior Application Security Analyst at NowSecure https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonyrramirez 7:50 - 8:00PM CT - Q&A, networking Abstract: In this presentation, Tony Ramirez and Paul Meharg will reveal a blueprint for creating secure programs, from mobile to enterprise, based on the techniques of the most exemplary software development teams, from both large enterprises (ABN AMRO, Walmart, SEGA) and open source projects (Elasticsearch, Mulesoft, SonarSource). These insights are drawn from an empirical examination of software release patterns and cybersecurity hygiene practices across 36,000 open source and commercial development teams. Speakers: Paul Meharg: Paul is a Solution Architect specializing in DevOps and Software Delivery Automation for the past 10 years. Prior to Sonatype, he was with IBM working with the UrbanCode (DevOps) family of products, and prior to IBM, worked with Red Hat, Hewlett Packard, and Texas Instruments. Paul seeks to understand clients' requirements and to craft solutions meeting those needs. He has worked closely with customers across a variety of industries in the US & Canada. Tony Ramirez: As Senior Application Security Analyst at NowSecure, Tony Ramirez leads trainings with customers and performs mobile app penetration testing of iOS and Android apps as part of the NowSecure Services team. Tony holds a master’s degree in cyber forensics and security from Illinois Institute of Technology. Tony regularly attends and speaks at OWASP, DevSecOps and other security events across the country. He is also the instructor of Cybrary’s “Mobile Application Security” series. --- Learn more about our non-profit at csnp.org. Please contact [masked] with questions or if you're interested in sponsoring, speaking, or contributing. Visit us at csnp.org

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