October 30–31, 2016: Training
October 31–November 2, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Bruce Potter

Bruce Potter
CTO, KEYW Corporation


Bruce Potter is the CTO of the KEYW Corporation. Bruce has over 20 years of experience tackling high-end information security research and engineering problems. Over his career, Bruce has built and lead teams focused on hard problems in information security, such as cybersecurity risk analysis, telecommunications security, system and network engineering, computer and information security, advanced software analysis techniques, wireless security, and IT operations best practices. Bruce is also the founder of the Shmoo Group, a nonprofit think tank comprising security, privacy, and crypto professionals who donate time to information security research and development. Bruce assists in the organization of ShmooCon, an annual computer security conference in Washington, DC. The most recent conference had over 2,000 attendees from a broad cross section of the security community and included presentations by industry professionals on a variety of contemporary security issues. Bruce has authored many publications and has delivered numerous presentations at various security and network conferences and private events, including DefCon, Black Hat USA, ShmooCon, the United States Military Academy, Johns Hopkins University, and the Library of Congress.


2:10pm–2:50pm Tuesday, 11/01/2016
Tools and processes
Location: Trianon Ballroom Level: Intermediate
Bruce Potter (KEYW Corporation)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 9 ratings)
Performing a security risk analysis and documenting remediation actions is a critical step in every organization's security program. Unfortunately, there is no one single way to perform a risk analysis, and determining a process can be intimidating to new comers. Bruce Potter presents a simple assessment process that you can readily utilize to perform a risk assessment in your organization. Read more.