Head of Secure Design
Department for Work & Pensions
Mahbubul is the Head of Secure Design at DWP for a leading Digital Project. He has over 9 years of IT Security experience spanning across Physical, Personnel, Policy and Technical security within HMG. His current area of interest has focused mainly around Security Governance and Risk Management with particular focus on controls in the space of Respond and Recover. He is a member of the Security Institute and the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP).
He is a volunteer within the InfoSec community and currently mentoring students within the Civil Service and outside.
9:50 am - 10:25 am
Panel: Building resilience and robust cyber hygiene
Theatre: Digital and Technology
Roughly one in four public sector organisations in the UK are unprepared for a cyber-attack. Which in the constantly evolving digital landscape means data security measures must be hardwired into your workforce and systems. Therefore, this session will discuss:
- How Effective cyber ‘hygiene’ can instilled into your organisations’ daily practices
- How maintenance of hardware and digital infrastructure can ward off the natural deterioration that may invite exploitation
- How security and secure design can be embedded within the development life cycle, from software development to application design