Tech Talk: Information Security and Open Source
Open Source Summit 2018
Tech Talk: Information Security and Open SourceProposed by COO OpenWare Business
Responsible for complete Smart City, ICT and Information Security consultancy.
Consulting services includes 'Smart City' designing and planning, 'Smart Building' designing, passive infrastructure, active network, centralized WiFi deployment, data center, security and access control, vulnerability assessments, penetrating testing, security audits, ISO 27001 compliance and life & safety systems.
Mr. Ameen Sharif has over 20 years of experience in ICT and InfoSec 6eld. Beside InfoSec
auding, his experse lies in designing large scale ICT & security infrastructure including
Tier-4 Data Center, FTTH network, Wi-Fi network and smart buildings. He has served as
CISO for FFC and at various posions at government sector organizaons. He holds
Masters Degree in Computer Science from University of Karachi and MS-CW in
Informaon Security Engineering from NUST. He holds CISSP CEH CRISC CISA ISMS:LI and
CPTP cer6caons. He is member of ISACA, (ISC)2
IEEE, CSA and ISOC. He is also founding member and board member for ISOC Pakistan
Islamabad Chapter and Open Source Foundaon Pakistan - OSFP.
His experience with open source so=ware dates back to 1993 using Linux OS and
hardening the kernel for secure deployment. He regularly speaks at naonal and
internaonal universies and conferences. He has been honored with Teradata Naonal
IT Excellency Award and Informaon Security Leadership Achievement Award ISLA for