Second Act: How to Stay Safe in the Water: Phishing, Spear-phishing, Whaling and Ransomware Attacks

Second Act: How to Stay Safe in the Water: Phishing, Spear-phishing, Whaling and Ransomware Attacks

  • February 13, 2020
  • 6:00 PM

Ransomware and phishing in all its forms are among the most common cyber-attacks on the internet landscape today. In essence, they are digital blackmail and pose a serious threat to both personal and professional information. Yet despite the risks, many of us continue to open emails and attachments from unknown senders. Learn about these and other common cybersecurity threats, as well as basic cyber hygiene steps you can take to minimize your risk.

Presenter:
Professor Brian Ray Professor
Alan Miles and Judge Betty Willis Ruben Professor of Law
Director, Center for Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Cybersecurity Liaison, IoT Collaborative