Boston, 2018 x2, MA
Oct. 15-16, 2018

Paul Scheib

Senior IT Director & Chief Information Security Officer
Boston Children's Hospital


Paul Scheib, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Boston Children’s Hospital Mr. Scheib serves as Chief Information Security Officer and Senior Director of IS Operations for Boston Children’s Hospital. In this role, Mr. Scheib is responsible for Information Security, Networking, Data Center Operations, Telecommunications, and Desktop Services. Mr. Scheib established the Information Security Program at Boston Children’s Hospital and is responsible for the security infrastructure and ensuring the hospital’s compliance with HIPAA security regulations. Mr. Scheib has been with Boston Children’s for over 15 years and has over thirty years of IT management and consulting experience. Prior to Children’s Hospital Boston, Mr. Scheib was the Vice President of Engineering for Genuity, an Internet Service Provider. He was responsible for developing Internet-based application and infrastructure services, which included Security Services, Web Hosting, Storage Services and IP Voice Services. Mr. Scheib was also a Managing Consultant for AT Kearney and Arthur D. Little, specializing in IT strategy and project implementation. Mr. Scheib holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State University, a Masters in Information Systems from Northeastern University, and a Masters in Business Administration from Western New England College. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

October 15, 2018
4:45pm - 5:25pm
America Ballroom

Phishing poses a major threat to your organization, and this interactive session will test your knowledge and provide best practices for mitigating these increasingly sophisticated attacks.

Here’s how it works: Our moderator will ask multiple-choice questions based on recently released public-private research on phishing. Attendees will answer via our real-time polling app. Finally, our panel of experts will address the questions and discuss the correct answers more in-depth.

Some sample questions:

  • What’s the difference between spear-phishing and whaling?
  • Phishing is the most common entry point for a breach? Yes or no.
  • List three factors that make people more susceptible to phishing.
  • If you suspect a phishing attack, what’s the first thing you should do?

As this session will prove, learning can be fun, and the information shared will strengthen your organization’s phishing defense.

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