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THE MEMBERS GROUP Safeguard Iowa Partnership – Cybersecurity Webinar Series
THE MEMBERS GROUP Social Engineering and It’s Effects
THE MEMBERS GROUP What is Social Engineering? Define: psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information.
THE MEMBERS GROUP Types of Attacks Phishing - email SMishing - texting Pharming – website Whaling – targeting of executives Vishing - phone Tailgating/Piggybacking
THE MEMBERS GROUP UPS Email Example ***Do not reply to this e-mail. UPS will not receive your reply. Important Delivery Information Delivery Status:Could not deliver package due to invalid information. Fix Errors:HERE Please click the above link to correct the errors and we will attempt to re-deliver your package Driver Release Location: COULD NOT DELIVER Shipment Detail Number of Packages1 UPS Service:1 DAY OVERNIGHT - URGENT Weight:2.8 LBS
THE MEMBERS GROUP Smishing Example email@example.com/VISA. (Card Blocked) Alert. For more information please call 1-877-269-XXXX.
THE MEMBERS GROUP In October 2013, RSA identified more than 62,000 phishing attacks, which raised the bar in terms of number of attacks carried out within a single month. The median takedown time for attacks is 12 hours -- worth roughly $300 each hour. During October 2013 alone, phishing attacks netted $233 million. ** ** http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/feature/Social- engineering-attacks-Is-security-focused-on-the-wrong-problem Cost of Social Engineering
THE MEMBERS GROUP Effects of Cyber Crime Cybercrime has surpassed illegal drug trafficking as a criminal moneymaker.* Every 3 seconds an identity is stolen.** Without security, your unprotected PC can become infected within four minutes of connecting to the internet.*** *Cybercrime More Profitable Than Drugs", NineMSN, **Identity Theft Statistics, Identity Protection Online ***"Eliminating Mobile Security Blindfolds", Tech News World
THE MEMBERS GROUP Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels, and more… Eastern European hackers developed software BlackPOS malware – Memory parsing software How did they get in the network? 6 other breaches, software downloaded 60x globally
THE MEMBERS GROUP Organizational Tips Never disclose password Limit who talks about IT structure Question people Be sure to be aware of guests/non-employee access If something does not feel right – STOP Education and training
THE MEMBERS GROUP Industry Measures Increased Communications EMV Mobile Tokenization
THE MEMBERS GROUP Fragmented Implementation Aite Survey – Merchants 75% of small to mid-sized merchants were not aware of EMV/Chip cards – Of those that were aware 52% were planning on upgrading by 2015 67% of large merchants are planning to upgrade by 2015 – Issuers 64% of large issuers plan to be completed by Oct 2015 14% of large issuers in the middle of reissuance by Oct 2015 58% of issuers planning on chip and signature CVM 25% of issuers planning on chip and PIN CVM
THE MEMBERS GROUP Safeguard Iowa Partnership Cybersecurity Webinar Series: October 23: Passwords Under Attack & Two Factor Authorization October 30: Iowa Fusion Center Cyber Crime Component & How the DCI Proceeds in Criminal Investigations
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