Harvey and Irma Phishing Scams & Social Engineering

Presented by

John Bambenek (Fidelis), Dan Lohrmann (Security Mentor), Nathan Wenzler (AsTech)

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey's widespread devastation in late August, many people are pouring in their physical, emotional and financial support for the victims. Massive hurricanes like Harvey and Irma often attract cyber criminals, who view natural disasters as a way to make money. US-CERT at the Department of Homeland Security is now warning people to beware of malicious cyber activity seeking to capitalize on interest in Hurricane Harvey. Join this interactive Q&A panel as we discuss: - Types of cyber scams we should be aware of in the aftermath of Harvey and Irma - How to spot a malicious or phishing email from a mile away - What to do if you're a victim of a cyber attack - Recommendations for cyber safety after major disasters Speakers: - John Bambenek, Threat Systems Manager at Fidelis - Dan Lohrmann, CSO & Chief Strategist for Security Mentor - Nathan Wenzler, Chief Security Strategist at AsTech Consulting

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