Tech Talk: Information Security and Open Source

Open Source Summit 2018

Tech Talk: Information Security and Open Source

Proposed by COO OpenWare Business

Ameen Sharif

ITnIS Consulting

 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

Asia Paci6c.

Practical Info

03/08/2018 15:00
30 minutes
Seminar Hall