March 9, 2022 5:30 pm

Embassy Club West (Des Moines Embassy Club) 520 Market Street West Des Moines, IA 50266

Sherri Davidoff


Sherri Davidoff

Please join your fellow ISSA Des Moines members for a chapter sponsored evening that includes complimentary cocktails, dinner, and a special speaker flown in specifically for this event! Free CPE’s! Seating is limited, so reserve your spot ASAP! (this dinner will replace the March lunch meeting).

Our Guest speaker is Sherri Davidoff.

Sherri is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of “Data Breaches.” As a recognized expert in cybersecurity and data breach response, Sherri has been called a “security badass” by The New York Times. She has conducted cybersecurity training for many distinguished organizations, including the Department of Defense, the American Bar Association, FFIEC/FDIC, and many more. She is a faculty member at the Pacific Coast Banking School, and an instructor for Black Hat, where she teaches her “Data Breaches” course. She is also the co-author of Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers Through Cyberspace (Prentice Hall, 2012) , and has been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien”. Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN), and holds her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT. Her latest book, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion, will be published early next year.

Members in attendance will receive a signed copy of Sherri’s book Data Breaches: Crisis and Opportunity

Check out Sherri’s blog about obtaining cyber insurance

and the LMG blog

You must be a current ISSA Des Moines member to attend. To join, please go to

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