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Sep 14 2021


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Ottawa Chapter Meeting – Live exploitation of a critical vulnerability in Windows

September Zoom Event: Live exploitation of a critical vulnerability in Windows

Presenter: Simon Sulyma

BIO: Simon is a highly skilled, respected and recognized cyber security professional with over 16 years of experience in IT security architecture, governance, risk, and compliance. Simon is very passionate about cutting-edge technologies such as cloud, big data, IoT, AI, and has a deep technical knowledge and hands-on experience in a number of cybersecurity domains. Simon currently works at Manulife as a Senior Director of IT Audit.

Topic: Legacy is one of the oldest and easiest machines ever released by Hack The Box. It is vulnerable to two critical vulnerabilities in the Windows realization of Server Message Block (SMB) protocol. Simon will show you how easy it is to exploit them and get root access, as well as explain how hackers think using the Cyber Kill Chain model.

Time: September 14, 2021 (6pm – 7pm Eastern Time)

***Please consider the upcoming Chapter Elections***

It is Chapter Board election time again and we are asking everyone to consider contributing to the next HTCIA Ottawa Chapter Board. You must have been a full member in good standing for a minimum of the last 2 years, and willing to contribute to the positions described below. We have included a few bullets of responsibilities and included the links at the bottom of this email for more details from the HTCIA International website.

DEADLINE: Please provide your 100-150 word Bio by end of day, Saturday Sept 25, 2021 and feel free to include your LinkedIn link for distribution.

Email your submission to both gmracine@yahoo.ca and to droussel@equalogics.com and ensure you’ve received an acknowledgement email back from either of us within 24 hours confirming receipt of your submission.

This year’s elections will be handled electronically early October, and those details will be distributed at a later date.

President – Banking Signatory; for continuity, this position is automatically filled by the previously voted 1st VP; IEC Liaison; voting member; No election.

Past President – for continuity, this position is automatically filled by the previous President and is a non-voting position. No election.

1st VP – open for election: Banking Signatory; Automatically assumes President position during the next elections or by earlier appointment; In conjunction with the President and Treasurer, review association financial reports; voting member.

2nd VP – open for election: Organizing training day; manage speaker scheduling; communications with members; voting member.

Treasurer – open for election: Banking Signatory; bookkeeping; financial transactions and reporting; voting member.

Secretary – open for election: track Meeting Minutes, and records management; voting member.

Typical board time consumption averages 5 hours a month for the open positions.

Thank you for being a supporting member of your HTCIA Ottawa Chapter