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Sabri Khemissa

Sabri Khemissa

Sabri is a consulting manager at a leading and global security technology company where he leads cybersecurity services related to new market trends. With more than 18 years of experience in information security services, Sabri has develloped extensive experience in developing cybersecurity frameworks and designing IT security solutions for complex and hybrid IT architectures. He also provide top management IT security advisories in early stages of strategic enterprise projects, specially into digital transformation contexts and new technologies adoption.

Sabri is an active member of the IoT working group where he has participated to many publications. He also contribute to IDaaS and the SIEM sub-groups of the Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) working group.

Ashish Mehta

Ashish Mehta

Ashish Mehta is an independent IT& Security Consultant specializing in solving technology issues related to Startups and SMEs in the US, Dubai and India.

Ashish is currently working on two Blockchain projects which are focused on cryptocurrency exchanges. For the past year, Ashish has served as Co-Chair of the Blockchain Working Group (WG) and has contributed heavily to the research papers coming out of the Blockchain WG. He is also responsible for coordinating multiple guest presentations at the Blockchain WG. Additionally, he serves as IoT security consortium team lead for the CSA IoT Working Group.

Ashish is a white hat specializing in researching web vulnerabilities. He has contributed heavily to various open-source projects in the fields of GRC as well as to the OWASP project and has also contributed as a professional blogger for various financial&technology websites as well as serving on multiple technology advisory panels.

Ashish holds an M.Sc (Hons) from Columbia.University,USA & a B.Tech (Hons) from IIT-Kharagpur,India.

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Blockchain/Distributed Ledger Working Group Downloads

Using BlockChain Technology to Secure the Internet of Things – Japanese Translation

本書「IoT セキュリティのためのブロックチェーン技術の活用」は、Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)が公開して いる「Using Blockchain Technology to Secure the Internet of Things」の日本語訳です。本書は、CSA ジャパ ンが、CSA の許可を得て翻訳し、公開するものです。原文と日本語版の内容に相違があった場合には、原文が優先 されます。

Release Date: October 03, 2018

Using BlockChain Technology to Secure the Internet of Things – Chinese Translation

在过去的四年中,技术专家、首席数字官、营销经理、记者、博客作者和研究机构讨论 并 推广了一种新的分布式模型,将区块链技术应用于安全事务处理和存储。国际数据公司 IDC FutureScape 预测,到 2020 年,全球 20%的贸易融资将纳入区块链。

Release Date: August 03, 2018

Using Blockchain Technology to Secure the Internet of Things

Description: In the last four years, technical experts, chief digital officers, marketing managers, journalists, bloggers and research institutions have discussed and promoted a new distributed model for secure transaction processing and storage using blockchain technology. IDC FutureScape predicted that by 2020, 20% of global trade finance will incorporate blockchain.

Release Date: February 13, 2018