Upcoming HBRF Events
The Human Firewall – Countering Cyber Risk
HCF CATCH Ltd.
Thu 23 November 2017
08:30 – 11:00 GMT
It is estimated that 90% of cyber-attacks can be prevented but organisations tend to focus on the technology and not the most effective defence – the Human Firewall. This event demonstrates how an organisations own staff can be an effective barrier to cyber-crime, ransomware attacks and data breaches.
Join us and find out more about:
Data protection issues.
Case studies on business impact.
How to develop your human firewall.
Advice and planning.
Useful and free resources available.
Changing Direction of IS Security & Compliance
Managing Insider Threats
The Golden Triangle of Information Security
Developing (and Sustaining) Cyber-Awareness
Norman Mortell, BA (Hons), Director of Operations – Agenda Screening Services.
Dr Dionysios Demetis, PhD, Lecturer in Management Systems – Hull University Business School, UK
HCF Catch are also offering an optional tour of their offices after the event!
Cyber Security EU 2017
Organised by Agenci
Aspire, 2 Infirmary Street,
Leeds LS1 2JP,
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 from 08:30 to 17:00 (Cluster meeting to follow)
Book attendance here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cyber-security-eu-2017-tickets-28652896585
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