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Sucker Punches: Social Engineering Scams and Trends
October 25, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Phishing and other social engineering scams continue to proliferate and evolve with new hybrid attacks despite the best efforts of endpoint security and gateway solutions to block them. How do you keep up and what are the most effective methods for securing your organization to combat cyber crime? Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate for KnowBe4 will educate attendees about classic and current social engineering trends. He will also discuss recent attacks and how the organizations could have better protected themselves.
The session is intended for an intermediate experience level and will examine:
• Current phishing trends
• Vishing and Smishing attacks
• CEO Fraud and W2 Scams
• Effective mitigation strategies
• How your end-users can be mobilized as your last line of defense