Everyday Cybercrime - and what you can do about it

Date/Time:
Thursday 20 March 2014, 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Venue:
Room 7140, Stoddart Building, City Campus, Sheffield Hallam University, Howard Street, Sheffield, S1 1WB

Speakers:
Mark Connell, Cyber Security Specialist
David Ransom, Chief Executive, Business Crime Reduction Centre

Abstract

This presentation will take you on a fascinating journey into the world of cybercrime and explore the tricks and techniques employed by cyber criminals to gain access to our personal devices and steal our data.

Topics will include: phishing and social engineering techniques; the latest malware threats; cybercrime as-a-service; mobile device security; the dangers when using social media and many more.