Law and regulation are of increasing importance for information security programs and professionals. Cybersecurity risks are directly tied to legal and regulatory risk. This presentation provides a foundational knowledge of law and the specific laws applicable to cybersecurity programs. It demystifies and explains important legal concepts as well as the evolution of law and regulation applicable to cybercrime and cybersecurity. All of this empowers infosec pros to understand and comply with the growing body of legal rules, and have productive conversations about the law.
Understand foundational legal concepts and how they relate to information security.
Understand the evolving legal and regulatory framework surrounding information security, cybersecurity and privacy.
Communicate more effectively about laws, regulations, and how they relate to information security programs and actions.