Leirrand, Christian A. Ochotorena

Director, Data Protection/IT Security Office, Western Mindanao State University

I’m a graduate of Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the University of the Philippines Manila and a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Computer Science specializing in Security and Digital Forensics at the Asia Pacific College in Makati City, Philippines. Currently I work at the Western Mindanao State University as its Director for the Data Protection/IT Security Office as well as a college instructor at the Institute of Computer Studies in the same university. Considering my specialization, I perform tasks pertaining to Data Privacy and IT Security Compliance. I also perform various roles such as being the technical lead for the university’s learning management system, focal person for the Freedom of Information, etc.

My Sessions

Essential Encryption and the Intersection Between Privacy, Security and Data Access

With the work from home era fully in place, organisations are using encryption as a critical tool to safeguard data against continued cyber threats from hackers and criminal organisations.  But what are the limitations, and how do you find the balance between privacy, security and data access?

This panel will explore the use of encryption and how organisations are finding this balance.