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Connstep: Cyber Threat Intelligence for the Defense Industrial Base

June 23, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Recommended attendees

Business owners, senior leadership, operations & IT managers
Program Description

This webinar offers manufacturers, particularly those in the defense industry supply chain, a thorough understanding of the cyber threats and risks facing their business, as well as preparation for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC).


1:00 | Opening Remarks – Beatriz Gutierrez, CONNSTEP’s President and CEO

1:05 | Threat Brief – FireEye

A high-level review of why being aware of the cyber threat landscape and the tactics threat groups utilize to jeopardize your business.

FireEye is a leading global cybersecurity firm that is currently aiding the Colonial Pipeline remediation and has been a key contributor to addressing the 2020 SolarWinds attack on the U.S. Government and Fortune 500 companies.

1:35 | Resources and Incident Response — Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

An overview of federal services, resources, remediation efforts, and steps for an incident response for SMMs.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is the Nation’s risk advisor, working with partners to defend against today’s threats and collaborating to build more secure and resilient infrastructure for the future.

1:50 | Remediation – Panel Discussion

Remediation panel will be moderated by CBIA President & CEO Chris Dipentima, and will include Colin Cooper, Connecticut’s Chef Manufacturing Office, Jeff Orzsak, CONNSTEP’s Director of Strategic Growth and Technology, and others. Topics will include:

• The OEMs perspective of the challenges to mitigate cyber risks
• The OEMs expectations of their supply chain
• How CMMC fits into the model of reducing risk
• Steps to take to ensure a higher level of security

2:20 | Actions to Take – Jeff Orszak, CONNSTEP Director of Strategic Growth & Technology

Attendees will learn:

• How to help reduce their cybersecurity risk
• What’s involved to meet the appropriate level of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certificatio


June 23, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


(800) 266-6672
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