Quick Methods for Evaluation of Security Posture

Thursday, April 12 | 9:15AM–10:15AM ET | Baltimore Ballroom A, Fifth Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Universities of all sizes have an uphill battle when it comes to establishing, evaluating, and implementing security practices. One of the largest hurdles is simply discovering what is wrong. We will demonstrate an easy-to-use, free, and effective tool that organizations can leverage to begin discovering where they need to focus to plug the holes in their security architecture.

Outcomes: Conduct an actual security evaluation against a mock university, viewing the results in a real-world fashion * Get a basic guide for security evaluation that you can easily deploy at your institution* Explore common security evaluation tools that are freely available


  • Kyle Cronin

    Associate Professor of Computer and Cyber Sciences, Dakota State University
  • Brent Van Aartsen

    Chief Technology Officer, Dakota State University