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Defend Yourself: Ten Free or Low-Cost Cybersecurity Tools to Consider

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October 17th 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Colorado Nonprofit Association | Training Center
Suite 100
Denver 80203 - 3529

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Phone: (303) 865 - 8270
Event Fee(s)
Member $ 0.00
Non-Member $ 65.00
AFP $ 60.00

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Cybercrime will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021.  Over the past few years, ransomware hacks have grown by 500% within data rich areas like healthcare and are being perpetrated using all manner of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.  Cloud storage providers are quickly becoming the next in line to be attacked.  Several of these attacks are not just designed to extort funds but to decimate vital data. 

Join us to learn how to select tools to improve your security posture and help manage the fear, uncertainly and doubt about your organization’s vulnerability.

Event Description
Learning Objectives

  • Get a feel for how you can keep abreast of the threat landscape and evolve your organization’s security posture accordingly

  • Empower yourself with layered mechanisms that can be put in place to mitigate cyber risk

  • Gain knowledge about tech tools that will give you a line of defense against cyberattacks


IT managers or administrators of nonprofits, foundations, small businesses that want to understand which tools are out in the market that can help in efforts to close the cybersecurity gaps within your organization. 

Level of Difficulty


3 - 5 years of experience in the field


Saurabh Gupta, Gyan-i Inc.

Saurabh is the CEO/Founder of Gyan-i Inc. with over 25 years of information technology experience.  Fourteen years of it has been in information technology management and consulting for nonprofit and small business organizations. He has worked exclusively in the Information Security field for the last 10 years. Saurabh has a considerable amount of experience in managing compliance regulations as well as cyber risk standards such as CIS Top 20 Controls.  In the recent past, Saurabh served as the vice president of technology at the Daniels Fund.   He worked as the technology director for the Young Americans Bank and served on their technology oversight committee. He possesses a deep understanding of how non-profits and foundations manage technology.  He has technical and hands on expertise in leading incident response teams when and after a cyber-attack takes place. 

Gyan-i works very closely with Community First Foundation in managing the overall security posture of the program. Saurabh has a Master’s degree in Information Technology from University of Denver and an undergraduate degree in Business Management from University of Bangalore, India. Saurabh is also a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional).

Qualifies for Excellence in Nonprofit Principles and Practices. Completion of a post-training evaluation is required for this training to count toward recognition. 


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Event Custom Fields
Training/Event Topic Information Technology
Training Medium In Person
Event Region Ft.Collins/Greeley, Denver Metro, Pikes Peak Region

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