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Sean Hoar To Speak at NetDiligence Cyber Risk Summit on Threat Actor Attribution

Portland, Ore. (September 28, 2021) – Portland Partner Sean B. Hoar will present at a cybersecurity panel during NetDiligence’s Cyber Risk Summit, hosted at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel on October 6 at 8:10 a.m.  

In a 50-minute session titled “Threat Actor Attribution,” Mr. Hoar and his co-panelists will discuss how to identify tactics used by attackers to develop a unique fingerprint that identifies a group’s activities. They will also provide an overview of the Nation State Actor, government workers who can potentially disrupt or compromise organizations or individuals to gain access to valuable intelligence. 

This informative panel will feature expert insights on claims considerations, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Compliance Checks & Penalties, and aggregation implications. Lewis Brisbois is a proud sponsor of the 2021 Cyber Risk Summit.  

NetDiligence is a provider of cyber risk management software and services to the insurance industry, including cyber risk assessments and data breach response planning. It publishes an annual Cyber Claims Study, and hosts annual Cyber Risk Summits in Philadelphia, Santa Monica, Toronto, London, and Bermuda.  

Mr. Hoar is chair of Lewis Brisbois' Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. He has extensive experience managing responses to digital crises and effectively marshaling resources to contain and remediate information security incidents. He holds the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), the Global Information Security Professional (GISP), and the Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) credentials. Before joining Lewis Brisbois, Mr. Hoar served as the lead cyber attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Oregon, and has worked closely with the Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section in Washington D.C. He is a frequent speaker and writer on emerging cybersecurity issues and regular contributor to Lewis Brisbois' Digital Insights blog

Learn more about the conference and register here.  


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