Threat Landscape: Current Trends in Cyber Attacks
Who are the bad guys, what are they doing and what is their motivation? An officer at the Department of Homeland Security Office of Intelligence & Analysis will discuss current cyber threats directed at the United States. We will examine various types of malicious actors, their intent and possible capabilities, along with current trends in cyberattacks involving ransomware.
How vulnerable are you?
How much information is available to cyber criminals? The surprising facts on how easy it is to target your company. Learn about Open-Source Intelligence and how it is used by malicious actors. Get eye opening examples of how easy your personal data and company data is accessible online already! Get yourself on even footing with the cybercriminal so you are better prepared to spot an attack.
Cyber Security Controls: Why the basics are not enough anymore
Firewalls, Passwords, and Anti-Virus are not enough to battle today’s threats. We will discuss how monitoring and early detection (SIEM, IPS), and Employee Awareness Training all play a role in adding key security controls to protect your business.
How to validate your Security Controls effectiveness
Do you know if your security controls (Administrative, Technical, Physical) are working? This discussion will help guide you through verifying your security controls are working and identifying any gaps there may be in the controls you are using. Learn about Vulnerability Scanning, Penetration (PEN) Tests, and Security Risk Assessment (SRA).