Build Better Defenses
October 29–30, 2017: Training
October 30–November 1, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Chester Wisniewski

Chester Wisniewski
Principal Research Scientist, Sophos

Website | @chetwisniewski

Chester Wisniewski is a principal research scientist in the office of the CTO at Sophos. Chester has been involved in the information security space since the late 1980s. He divides his time between research, public speaking, writing, and attempting to communicate the complexities of security to the press and public in a way they can understand. Chester has spoken at RSA, InfoSec Europe, LISA, USENIX, Virus Bulletin, and many Security BSides events around the world. He also regularly consults with NPR, CNN, CBC, the New York Times, and a number of other media outlets.


4:45pm–5:25pm Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Bridging business and security
Location: Sutton North
Users aren't just part of the problem; they're part of the solution. Creating a security culture takes more than security awareness training. It takes commitment from all parts of an organization. Chester Wisniewski explains why we need users to take an active part in helping manage security risk in order to improve security and better defend against and respond to phishing attacks. Read more.