A Practical Approach to Managing the Security of IoT with Ryan Wilson

There has been a lot of hype around the risks associated with iOT devices and this hype materialized in the large scale DDOS attacks against DYN this October. Many of us are left wondering what exactly does iOT mean anyways? Smart fridges. Nest Thermostats. IP CCTV Cameras? Attendees will leave with an understanding of what kind of iOT devices might be present in their networks, common attack vectors and practical strategies for mitigating iOT related risks. Through the use of a iOT security hygiene checklist practitioners can identify where their organizations fall on the iOT security capability maturity model.


Tech Speaker:


Robert Clyde, CISM

Ryan Wilson

Ryan Wilson, BCom, CISA brings more than 15 years of experience delivering mission critical technology solutions to the healthcare, construction, insurance, pharmaceutical and banking industries.

Having received his Certified Information Systems Auditor Designation, Ryan is responsible for the security, reliability and availability of Kubera’s transaction processing systems. His diverse experience includes designing, installing and operating mission critical infrastructure for publicly traded financial institutions, 2010 Olympics, BC Hydro and Cirque Du Soleil.

In 2013 Ryan enabled any British Columbian to see a doctor from their iphone anywhere they have internet access for free by launching the Medeo telemedicine service.

Ryan serves as the Chief Technology Officer of Kubera Payments delivering technology, security and strategy consulting to clients in Canada, USA, UK and India.