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Cybersecurity Symposium

Cybersecurity Symposium
Florianópolis, Brazil - 4 October 2004 (prior to WTSA-04)

Advance Programme

Monday 4 October 2004
  Mr. H. Zhao [Welcome speech]
Director of Telecommunication Standardization Bureau (TSB)

Mr. R. Blois [Welcome speech - English - Portuguese]
Deputy Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union

Mr. Pedro Jaime Ziller de Araújo [Welcome speech]
President of Anatel
Session 1 - Cybersecurity Threats – What are the issues ?
  This first session seeks to inform on current thinking on vulnerabilities in telecommunication and information systems infrastructure. Presentations will draw on presenters' knowledge of threats posed, damage from threats, motivations behind threats, scenarios for cyber attacks, targets of such attacks, and what the future holds as we move towards an increasingly high-tech and wireless world.

Mr. L. Munoz [Bio]
Corporate Manager
Information Security
Compañía Anónima Nacional Teléfonos de Venezuela (CANTV)
Infrastructure Security: The impact on Telecommunications 
Mr. C. Brookson
[Bio[Abstract] [PPT presentation]
Head of Technology and Standards
Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), UK

Threat Evolution in Wireless Telecommunications
Mr. F. Quick
[Bio[Abstract] [PPT presentation]
Senior Vice President of Technology Corporate Research and Development
Session 2 - Experiences with and responses to cybersecurity threats
  This session will relate actual experiences of cyber attacks, and how they were dealt with. It may include examples of government, private sector and regional initiatives, as well as multilateral collaborative initiatives to share information on incidents, and mitigation and recovery strategies.


Ms. C. Hoepers [Bio]
Security Analyst, NIC BR Security Office (NBSO)
Brazilian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Cyber Security in Korea
Mr. W. Han Kim
[Bio] [Abstract] [PDF presentation]
Head of KISC (Korea Internet Security Center)/KrCERT
Vice President of KISA (Korea Information Security Agency)
Korea (Republic of)

Cyber Security in Russia
Mr. A. Kremer
[Bio] [Abstract] [PPT presentation]
Chairman of Executive Committee
Russian Association of Networks and Services

Session 3 - Standards, policy, regulatory and legal aspects
  This session will explore the potential standards, regulatory and legal tools which could be deployed to reduce or eliminate damage from cyber attacks, and to increase the robustness of both the telecommunication and information systems infrastructure and the legal and regulatory framework within which it operates. The session will also discuss standardization, policy and regulatory initiatives involving companies, administrations and regional bodies, which are aimed at further securing cyberspace.

Ms. M. Gordon [Bio]
Telecommunications and Standards
US Department of State

How can international cooperation secure the internet?
An overview of bilateral/multilateral issues of security in the internet
Mr. A. Webling
[Bio] [Abstract] [PPT presentation]
Special Adviser
National Information Infrastructure Protection, Information and Security Law Branch
Attorney General's Department

Cyber Security Standardization
Mr. W. Fumy
[Bio] [Abstract] [PDF presentation]
Security Technology

Session 4 - Panel discussion: Lessons learned and the way forward
  The end of the symposium will see a lively discussion led by moderators and speakers and involving all attendees on lessons learned and what kinds of good practice, approaches and initiatives might further secure cyberspace. The aim is to identify key measures that can be taken by the ITU, its membership and related organizations to address these issues.

Mr. W. McCrum
Deputy Director General
Spectrum Engineering
Industry Canada
Closing: 17:45

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