Wassenaar Arrangement could get a redo over cyber

By Aisha Chowdry, Published on FCW on January 13th, 2015 Federal officials and industry experts who testified before a joint hearing of two House subcommittees on Jan. 12 agreed with lawmakers that the government should re-evaluate its support for an international arrangement that imposes export controls on intrusion and surveillance technologies among participating countries. [Read More] 885L16_header ACI’s 6th Industry Forum on Global Encryption, Cloud & Cybersecurity Controls is scheduled for March 30-31, 2016 in San Francisco. Widely regarded as the only comprehensive event of its kind, benefit from a unique opportunity to hear directly from U.S. and EU Government decision-makers: • Kevin Wolf, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration, Bureau of Industry and Security • Joseph Whitehead, Special Agent in Charge, San Jose Field Office, Bureau of Industry and Security • Stéphane Chardon, DG Trade, European Commission • Mathilde Latour, Domestic and Export Control Unit, French Network and Information Security Agency (ANSSI) The fully updated agenda includes a practical, in-depth panel on real-life Wassenaar implementation challenges: WASSENAAR – How New Proposals, 2015 Controls, and Countries’ Adoption of Note 4 and OAM Affect Your Global Encryption Compliance Strategy • Kathleen Gebeau, Senior Director, Export Compliance, Qualcomm • Michael Maney, Senior Manager, Trade Compliance, Veritas Technologies • Josephine Aiello Lebeau, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Hear from experts across the globe on export regulations, cybersecurity and encryption controls in the U.S., China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, France, Russia and other key jurisdictions.  New topics for 2016 include:
  • Industry Roundtable Discussion-Export Compliance, Intrusion Software, Network Surveillance and Cybersecurity in Practice
    • New Security Regulations and Big Encryption Controls Changes
    • Satisfying “Secure and Controllable Encryption” and Cybersecurity Requirements
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