Cyber Security Awareness 2021, The Do's and Don'ts

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13 May 2021 12:00 - 13:00

Cybercrime and fraud is a threat to businesses of any size and cyber criminals often take advantage of human error so it’s important that everyone knows how to protect themselves and their businesses from cyber-attacks.


In this webinar, we’ll be joined by Neil Jones, Head of the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester. Aisha Adedeji, Barclays Digital Engagement Manager & Andrew Beckett, MD of Cyber and investigations at Kroll.

The webinar will explore cybercrime trends we've seen in recent months and what security checks should you review as we all start to return back to the office.


This will include;

• A review of the biggest threats we've seen in 2021.

• How to transition devices back onto your network?

• The importance of OS + software updates.

• What did we learn from remote working?

• Why should Cybercrime matter to me?

• Key threats

• Stages of a cyber-attack

• Social Engineering

• Common Cyber Threats- malware, impersonation fraud, public wifi, password hygiene, multi factor authentication

• Steps you can take to protect yourself and your business


Speakers;

Neil Jones is a Senior Detective with over 17 years’ experience working in law enforcement. Skilled in Criminal Investigations, Evidence Collection and Criminal Justice. Strong professional with a Master of Science (MSc) in Leadership & Management from Warwick Business School. Senior Responsible Officer for Cyber Crime policing in the North West Region and Strategic Policing Lead & Director of the Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester, a pioneering not-for-profit public and private sector partnership supported by the Home Office and GMCA. 

Aisha is a Digital Engagement Manager at Barclays Bank. She studied Banking, Finance and Management with Sport at Loughborough University, where she obtained a Basketball scholarship. Prior to Barclays, Aisha worked in a variety of countries including Nigeria, South Africa, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia (all within Investment and business banking). Prior to banking Aisha played semi-professional basketball but stopped due to an injury but still coaches children on how to play the game. Aisha is quite creative and outside of Barclays she produces a radio show, runs a YouTube Channel (The Hustle Table), tutors mathematics and she also hand models. She also loves stock picking/trading and cryptocurrency trading. She runs all the social media, digital engagement for her podcast and radio show.

Andrew Beckett is a Managing Director and EMEA Leader for Kroll’s Cyber Risk Practice. Andrew began his career at GCHQ where he held a variety of roles including head of the branch responsible for providing cyber security advice to government departments and penetration testing. He also served in the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). This is an International Civil Service organisation operating under the auspices of the UN where Andrew was the first head of the Office of Confidentiality and Security and charged with setting up this team. Andrew went on to run his own commercial consultancies before joining Airbus Defence and Space in the UK as the head of Cyber Defence, a role he filled for five years before joining Kroll. Andrew is a visiting professor of Cyber Security at the University of South Wales.

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