National Webcast Initiative
Cyber Security Emerging Trends and Threats for 2013
Wednesday, February 6th
2:00pm -- 3:00pm (Eastern)
The first webcast in the 2013 National Webcast series was held on February 6th with a featured presentation on Cyber Security Emerging Trends and Threats for 2013.
Over 1,600 individuals representing 9 countries, 50 states, DC, and 3 U.S. Territories registered for this event. Opening remarks were provided by Mr. Thomas Duffy, Executive Director of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center, followed by Mr. Richard Wang, Threat Manager for SophosLabs US.
In this presentation we examined the changing cyber threat landscape and what we expect to see during 2013. Discussion included how threats are transferring to new platforms, the evolution of some of the most prevalent attacks (including the increasing sophistication of threats to Android), the progression of direct cost threats from Fake Antivirus to Ransomware and the evolution of exploit kits.
Format of Webcast:
This session featured an interactive Powerpoint presentation accompanied by audio.
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