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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Security & Governance conference sessions

Data needs tools like encryption for security and privacy; increasingly, data and algorithms can improve our collective security regime. But security teams are in a constant race with adversaries who try to game those algorithms. This track explores data governance and the role of data in better security.

Thursday, October 1

11:20am–12:00pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Jenelle Bray (LinkedIn)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
LinkedIn’s Security Data Science group uses various reputation systems as input to models designed to stop fraud and abuse. This session will discuss how we build these reputation systems and compare instantaneous online reputation scores to more complex offline systems. Read more.
1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Sam Heywood (Cloudera), Nick Curcuru (Mastercard), Ritu Kama (Intel)
Average rating: ****.
(4.29, 7 ratings)
Hadoop is widely used thanks to its ability to handle volume, velocity, and variety of data. However, this flexibility and scale presents challenges for securing and governing this data. To avoid your company making the front pages over a data breach, experts from MasterCard, Intel, and Cloudera share the Hadoop Security Maturity Model phase 0-4 and steps to get your cluster ready for a PCI audit. Read more.
2:05pm–2:45pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Peter Guerra (Booz Allen Hamilton)
Average rating: ***..
(3.10, 10 ratings)
Combining data in Hadoop for the purpose of data discovery often runs into barriers from the security group because of legal or corporate policy. This talk will discuss the challenges with implementing data governance in big data systems, a design pattern for addressing those challenges within an organization, and a recent case study. Read more.
2:55pm–3:35pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Andrew Wang (Cloudera)
Average rating: ****.
(4.10, 10 ratings)
Encryption is a requirement for many business sectors dealing with confidential information. To meet these requirements, transparent, end-to-end encryption was added to HDFS. This protects data while it is in-flight and at-rest, and can be used compatibly with existing Hadoop apps. We will cover the design and implementation of transparent encryption in HDFS, as well as performance results. Read more.
4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Steven Totman (Cloudera), Mark Donsky (Okera), Kristi Cunningham (Capital One), Ben Harden (CapTech Consulting)
Average rating: ****.
(4.14, 7 ratings)
Moderator: Steve Totman, Big Data Evangelist at Cloudera Panelist: Kristi Cunningham, VP Enterprise Data Management at Capital One Panelist: Susan Meyer, Business Leader - Fraud Management Solutions at MasterCard Worldwide Panelist: Ben Harden, Managing Director at Captech Panelist: Mark Donsky, Navigator Product Manager at Cloudera Read more.