Understanding and Overcoming Cloud Security Threats
Join Peak 10 for this FREE online, Wednesday, April 16 at 1:00 p.m. EST.
Understanding and Overcoming Cloud Security Threats will be presented by David Kidd, Director of Quality Assurance and Compliance for Peak 10. Mr. Kidd will discuss some of the leading threats to cloud security ─ and the controls, processes and other steps that can be taken to keep them from compromising data and applications housed in the cloud. Topics will include:
- Combatting data breaches due to malevolent hackers and negligent or malicious insiders
- Preparing for and preventing data loss that can result from viruses, hacker attacks, natural disasters or accidental deletion by a cloud provider
- Putting controls in place to prevent account or service traffic hijacking
- How meeting compliance requirements strengthens cloud security, specifically FISMA, PCI DSS and HIPAA.
A Q&A session will follow the 30-minute presentation.
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about security threats in the cloud and how you can tackle them head on. Register for Building A Security and Compliance Program now.
||Wednesday April 16, 2014
||1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. EDT
David Kidd — Director of QA and Compliance, Peak 10
David Kidd joined the Peak 10 management team in November 2000 and has more than 20 years of management experience in information technology. Mr. Kidd oversees Peak 10's governance, risk management, and regulatory compliance activities including quality assurance, data center commissioning, business continuity planning and related activities.
Mr. Kidd previously served as president of the 7x24 Exchange of the Carolinas and has received professional training and certification through his involvement with the Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII) and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).
Prior to joining Peak 10, Mr. Kidd served in the management team of several entrepreneurial, high-growth ventures in software development, banking, and telecommunications.
Mr. Kidd holds a degree in Business Economics from Wofford College where he was recognized as a Crenshaw Scholar, a Kennedy Scholar and a United Methodist Church Bicentennial Scholar.
It’s the second webinar in Peak 10’s Security Webinar Series. (If you missed the first one, you can catch it here.)
A leader in cloud and data center compliance and security, Peak 10 was among the first in the industry Peak 10 to successfully complete the following:
- SOC 1 Type 2
- SOC 2 Type 2
- SOC 3 Type 2
- HIPAA / HITECH Security Rule
Peak 10 is also a Certified Level 1 Service Provider under PCI DSS 2.0, holds the Cisco Cloud Provider Certification with a Cisco Powered Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) designation, and is certified under the U.S. Department of Commerce Safe Harbor Program.
Register to attend this webinar and receive a free eBook: Feel Secure in the Cloud.
To learn more about how Peak 10 can help your company meet various regulatory and compliance requirements, please contact us at compliance@Peak10.com or call 1-866-473-2510.