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{WEBINAR} WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION - SOCIAL ENGINEERING

{WEBINAR} WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION - SOCIAL ENGINEERING

Description: The 2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report suggests that 30% of people will open a phishing email. With hundreds of thousands of people working in financial institutions around the country, we have a high potential level of risk. Cybercriminals have also weaponized tools into phishing emails that can compromise our systems and take over control. Phishing campaigns have been automated and are distributed as a “crime-as-a-service” to other cybercriminals looking for repeatable processes to conduct mass-scale phishing campaigns.

Considering the high probability of people to fall victim and the damaging destruction phishing can cause, it positions phishing as a digital weapon of mass destruction.

This discussion will highlight the advancements in cybercrime and social engineering that are targeting our people resources. Best practices will be discussed for processes necessary to improve the weakest links in our institutions. With a reliable process, we can measure the level of risk and implement effective risk mitigating controls.

This webinar is done in partnership with GSB.

SBS Presenter: Chad Knutson - President, SBS Institute
Get Recording: http://gsb.virtualvenues.com/store/175663-weapons-of-mass-destruction-social-engineering-sp17
Price: $275


What you will learn:
  • Trends in Cybersecurity Attacks
  • Social Engineering – What You Need to Know
  • Logical Controls to Reduce Risk Around People
  • Creating Positive Cybersecurity Culture
  • Deploying Continual and Ongoing Educational Programs
Target Audience:
Security officers, IT managers, risk officers, internal auditors, CIO and executives looking to understand the risk around social engineering

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Hacker Hour webinars are a series of free webinars hosted by SBS CyberSecurity. Unlike paid webinars, Hacker Hours are aimed to meet on a monthly basis to discuss cybersecurity issues and trends in an open format. Attendees are encouraged to join the conversation and get their questions answered. SBS will also offer products and services to help financial institutions with these specific issues.

Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017
Categories: Webinars
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