Cyber Talk with Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud)

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SOSSEC, Inc. is hosting a Cyber Talk in conjunction with The Project Manager Defensive Cyber Operations, COBRA OTA, inviting DOD, SOSSEC members, and interested companies for an informational and educational briefing by Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud).

Event Title: Emerging Threats to Artificial Intelligence Systems!

Date: Thursday, 1 August 2024, 1300-1500 hours EDT
All 2024 Cyber Talks will start promptly at 1300!

Mr. Chris Porter – Head of Threat Intelligence at Google Cloud
Mr. Andy DiFazio –
DoD & IC, Mandiant (now part of Google Cloud)

Event Description
Chris Porter, Head of Threat Intelligence at Google Cloud, will share Google’s experience defending its own AI systems, and the underlying Cloud infrastructure. He will discuss intelligence on adversary abuse of AI systems, potential impacts, and an outlook on what threats to AI systems are coming in the next 1-2 years.

Who Should Attend?
This event is open to the public for those who are eager to enhance the effectiveness of the Department of the Army Defense Cyber Operations (DCO) cyberspace and cybersecurity infrastructure through critical research, experiments, development, testing, and the development of innovative technologies. US Government (military and civilian), contractors, SOSSEC members and non-members are encouraged and welcome to attend to learn more about successful technology collaboration from these Cyber Talk briefings. The recommended audience is program managers, development teams; engineers, architects; security managers; security specialists; system administrators; and analysts who work in DoD cyberspace.

About The Consortium
The purpose of the Army’s Cyber Operations Broad Responsive Agreement (COBRA) is to spur innovative development, demonstration, and expedited delivery of prototypes for Warfighter readiness. When awarded an Other Transaction Authority (OTA) there is a requirement to join the System of Systems Consortium (SOSSEC), the consortium manager for Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS). For more information on joining the consortium, please go to

COVID-19 Restrictions
Due to the restrictions on group gatherings imposed by the COVID-19 conditions, this Cyber Talk will be executed virtually. To participate, please use the Zoom for Government link listed above or follow this link:

Any questions about the event or joining the consortium can be directed to Ed Aguirre of SOSSEC, Inc. at

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Aug 01 2024


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Cyber Talk