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CERIAS Security Seminar: The Golden Rules of Security and Assurance

The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security
August 28, 2019
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
STEW G52 (Suite 050B), West Lafayette Campus


Steve Lodin
Sallie Mae

Abstract: This session provides observations regarding the process of moving the datacenter assets of a Top100 bank fully into the cloud. The Golden Rules providing security and assurance will be described. The gotchas, surprises, lessons learned, and resulting strategic changes are presented to raise awareness and prevent future mistakes by attendees.

About: Steve Lodin is the Senior Director of Cyber Security Operations in Corporate Security at Sallie Mae. Mr. Lodin is focused on managing perimeter security, endpoint protection, application security, vulnerability management, and threat intelligence to reduce risk and ensure compliance. As an accomplished information security professional, Mr. Lodin has been published in numerous information security publications. He has been a speaker at many security conferences, as well as numerous local ISSA chapter meetings. He is a senior member of ISSA and a board member of the Central Indiana ISSA chapter. He is on the local governing boards of additional security organizations including Evanta and Cloud Security Alliance. Mr. Lodin took the “CISSP test of the test” in the mid ‘90s at Purdue and has maintained his CISSP certification since 1998. He has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Purdue University where he was a member of the COAST/CERIAS program.

The weekly security seminar has been held every semester since spring of 1992. We invite personnel at Purdue and visitors from outside to present on topics of particular interest to them in the areas of computer and network security, computer crime investigation, information warfare, information ethics, public policy for computing and security, the computing "underground," and other related topics. More info

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