IoT Threats and Responses

When: 4th Jul 2017, 18:00 - 4th Jul 2017, 20:00
Where: BCS, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA
Town/City: London
Organiser: BCS IRMA (Information Risk Management and Assurance) Specialist Group
Price: Free to attend for BCS, ISACA or IIA Members; £12.50 (+VAT @ 20%) for Non-Members
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6:00pm - Registration & buffet
6:30pm - Presentation
7:30pm - Networking Session

Speaker: Peter Wood, Founder, First Base Technologies

Event Details:

Peter Wood founded the Operational Technology and IoT Security (OTIS) group in July 2016 to focus on security issues in Operational Technology and the Internet of Things. This presentation will give an overview of the current threat landscape for IoT and ideas for mitigation and controls.

Speaker Profile:

Peter is a world-renowned ethical hacker and security evangelist. He has appeared in documentaries for BBC television, provided commentary on security issues for TV and radio and written many articles on cybersecurity.

Peter has worked in IT and security for almost half a century. He founded First Base Technologies in 1989, providing cybersecurity testing and consultancy to major commercial and government clients.

He is a member of the ISACA London Security Advisory Group, a Fellow of the BCS, a Chartered IT Professional and a CISSP. He is also a long-standing member of ISSA and the Institute of Information Security Professionals.

CPD Credits:
This event counts for two hours towards your CPD. More information available at

London Meeting Dates for your calendar - 2017: 14 February, 14 March, 11 April, 9 May, 13 June, 4 July, 12 September, 10 October, 7 November, 12 December