John Keells Holdings PLC Executive Vice President and Group CIO Ramesh Shanmuganathan will be the Chief Guest at the second session of the Ethical Hackers Forum of Sri Lanka tomorrow (Friday, 5 September) at 6 p.m. at NOC Auditorium, Olympic House, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7.

The forum will begin with a presentation by Vikum Thebuwana, a member of the Forum on Meterpreter followed by a panel discussion moderated by Akati Consulting Malaysia CEO Krishna Rajagopal.

The panellists will be Shanmuganathan, Thebuwana, Sandamali De Silva (Member of the Forum) and Heshantha Fernando (Member of the Forum).

Meanwhile, CISCO, a global leader in the network security has partnered with Ethical Hackers Forum of Sri Lanka as a sponsor.

The forum is an initiative of CICRA Consultancies Ltd., pioneering cyber security training and consultancy provider in Sri Lanka.

Objectives of the forum include bring-in cyber security professionals from different industries and sectors together into one common platform and provide them with an interactive space for knowledge sharing.

The forum also facilitates increased awareness on cyber security issues locally and globally and takes informed decisions to prevent such challenges; it also creates a hassle-free networking and socializing arena for cyber security professionals.

The forum is a quarterly event and its first session was held in June this year. More details on the forum can be accessed at