The next Open Matters episode tackles the ever-evolving impact open source and open standards have on the cybersecurity domain.
Guy Martin will be joined by Richard Morrell, a BlackHat and Senior Security Analyst-Security Editor. Richard is a 26 year veteran of the Open Source community, founder and former CTO/Chairman of SmoothWall the global internet security and filtering powerhouse, former Group CTO at Gartner Security, former CTO and MD at Falanx, MoD and US DoD advisor, security podcaster and journalist.
During this episode, Richard will share his views on the biggest challenges the open source community faces with cybersecurity standards. He will highlight which current open source projects are doing the best job with security, as well as provide his recommendations on what needs to happen within consortiums to move cybersecurity forward in an effective way.
The episode will conclude with ample time for questions. Questions are also encouraged in advance — send to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Open Matters
Open Matters is a newly launched virtual series designed to spark dialogue & foster community thinking for open source & standards collaboration. Led by OASIS Executive Director, Guy Martin, these forums are informal gatherings that will engage the open development ecosystem, addressing key topics within open source and open standards communities, while helping facilitate cross-industry collaboration.
Each episode will include interviews with technology luminaries as they share their insights and debate issues on topics that matter to both the open standards and open source world. A live discussion with the audience will complete each event.