InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and the private sector. It is an association of persons who represent businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the U.S.

The Huntsville Chapter of InfraGard meets on the first Tuesday of every month. Meeting details are posted on this website at least one week prior to every meeting.


Cyber Forensics Camp – 2019

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July 26 @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Registration starts May 28th, 2019.

NOTE:  Children that have attend previous Cyber Forensics Camps are not allowed to attend this camp.

Everyday there is a story of a child abducted by an online predator.
Does your child understand the risks and threats of posting online?

The InfraGard Huntsville Member Alliance Cyber Forensics Camp demonstrates what happens in a kidnapping scenario, the tools the FBI uses to collect information and clues, and explains the importance of being safe online.

A Night with Identity Theft Expert Frank Abagnale

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July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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AARP and the BBB are partnering together to bring Identity theft expert Frank W. Abagnale expert and con artist to the Jackson Center to talk about how to better protect your neighborhoods.

This event is free, but you must register.  You may register  by calling Registration at 1-877-926-8300, going to the event website, or clicking on the graphic above.

Protecting Our Houses of Worship

June 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is the first of four very important Threat Preparedness Workshops held in North Alabama.

This event will be from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Dynetics Solution Complex at 1004 Explorer Blvd. NW, Huntsville, AL 35806.  All registrants will have to present their registration ticket and a valid photo ID to attend.

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May 2019 Chapter Meeting

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $15 w/lunch (choose when completing registration), $0 w/o lunch

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Speaker:
 
Dr. Tommy Morris, Ph.D. the Director, Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education at the University of  Alabama in Huntsville.  Dr. Morris will speak on UAH cybersecurity laboratory efforts and also provide a general overview of the Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education.
 

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Digital Forensics Special Interest Group (SIG) Kickoff

January 30 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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UPDATE-2: This event has been rescheduled for January 30, 2019.  All other information remains the same.

UPDATE-1: If the government is still shutdown on January 9th, 2019, this event will be rescheduled.  

FBI SA Todd Spiker will kick off the Digital Forensic SIG on January 30, 2019 on Redstone Arsenal.  The kickoff will include a tour of the Tennessee Valley Regional Computer Forensic Lab (TVRCFL).  Interested parties may contact SA Spiker at TSpiker@FBI.gov.

Tentative Agenda:

9:30am – 10:00am Introductions Bldg 3334A Wells Road
10:00am – 10:45 am Tour of training compound, Cyber and TVRCFL
10:45 am – 11:30 am Discussion of SIG Goals, Objectives and Projects
11:30am – End

Requirements:

  • Current member of the Huntsville InfraGard Member Alliance
  • Access to Redstone Arsenal

December Meeting – Risks to Critical Infrastructure

December 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost: $15 w/lunch (choose when completing registration), $0 w/o lunch

All attendees must register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/infragard-huntsville-members-alliance-monthly-meeting-tickets-29449827226 

Speaker:

JOSEPH S. DINOTO, SPIPC, PSC, ISOC
Director, National Security Strategies, Intrepid LLC

As Intrepid’s Director of National Security Strategies, Mr. Joe DiNoto brings over 30 years of experience in conducting intelligence activities, managing security operations, and leading counterterrorism efforts. At Intrepid, he leads all national security efforts for client services involving Intelligence Programs, Security Operations, Surveillance & Reconnaissance Activities, and Security Engineering & Protective Sciences. Joe leads these corporate capabilities by providing unique expertise, support, and specialized services to the Intelligence community, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, and Department of Defense, as well as a portfolio of international clients in those same missions.

His most recent assignment has been Chief Security Officer, United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command (USASMDC/ARSTRAT). In this role, Joe led the organization’s global security enterprise spanning 23 world-wide locations across 11 time zones, managing the security clearances of 2,800 employees. This included 200 technology programs, 50 international programs, over 110 classified contracts (estimated $380M contracting value), and 22 Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities. Responsibilities included leading insider threat efforts, supply chain risk management, technology protection, support to defense critical infrastructure protection, and cybersecurity cognizance for information networks classified at the Top Secret level.

His previous Intelligence Community assignments included serving as the Director of Intelligence & Security for the U.S. Army’s Cruise Missile Defense Systems Project Office, Chief, International Security Branch for USASMDC/ARSTRAT, and Chief, Foreign Disclosure & Technology Protection Branch for the U.S. Army Special Operations Command (USASOC). Prior to his federal service, Joe served as a Supervising Criminal Investigator

for the State of New York where he led complex criminal investigations and undercover operations, as well as infiltration and exploitation activities against transnational crime groups and organizations providing material support to terrorist organizations.

Joe is currently completing his Doctorate in Strategic Security Studies from the Henley-Putnam School of Strategic Security. He possesses a Master’s Degree in Global Strategies,  a Bachelor’s Degree in National Security Affairs & Intelligence Studies, and an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice. In 2015 he was inducted into the Order of the Sword and Shield, the national academic honor society for intelligence and security professionals.

Joe is the only person in the history of the DoD to have ever been awarded both the Thomas Dillon Award for Security Excellence (2016) and the Kenneth C. Raymer Award for Excellence in Foreign Disclosure (2007). His other official awards and certifications include: LTC Thomas Knowlton Award for Excellence in Military Intelligence,

Army Superior Civilian Service Award (3 times); Army Commander’s Award for Civilian Service; Army Achievement Medal for Civilian Service (2 times); Army Patriotic Civilian Service Award; DoD Physical Security Certification; DoD Industrial Security Officer Certification; DoD Security Program Integration Professional Certification; DoD Security

Asset Protection Professional Certification; DoD Security Fundamentals Professional Certification; and the U.S. Army Space Cadre Qualification.