People…the Social Engineer’s Dream
The best way to protect yourself against a social engineer is to know their techniques and be aware of their objectives. This presentation explores the three different types of social engineering attacks and the current social engineering techniques that (almost) always work. Hear studies and stories that are both entertaining, and enlightening. At the end of this session attendees will have a renewed awareness of social engineering, as well as developed knowledge of some of the most effective ways to protect yourself and your organization.
SPEAKER: John Harmon, VP of Operations
John Harmon is an alum of Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and has 10+ years of business leadership and IT industry experience. Since joining FRSecure in 2012, John has worked with FRSecure clients and partners to further FRSecure’s world-class mission of building better security programs. As VP of Operations, John has developed an affinity for information security regulation. His primary focus is helping our clients clarify security requirements and start working toward an effective information security strategy. His ability to effectively communicate to individuals and groups is derivative of his business leadership experience and 15+ years as a classically trained singer, a passion he still pursues today. Internal process improvement is also a focus for John. As FRSecure continues to enjoy positive growth and reach, he is working behind the scenes to refine procedures and leverage our customer feedback to keep FRSecure providing ever-improving value.
Please register no later than Tuesday, October 24, 2017. This meeting will be held in person and via Go To Meeting. Please include your preference of attendance when you register. The Go To Meeting login will be sent to attendees prior to the meeting, a Go To Meeting call in number is also available.* Please contact DeAnne Brooks (email@example.com) with any questions.
Cost: FREE (MPA Members) - $10 (Non-Members)
Beverages will be provided by Nilan Johnson
Cookies will be provided by Depo International
*Please note: MPA is no longer using Pioneer Conferencing. If you have trouble logging into Go To Meeting, please check out the Attendee User Guide from Go To Meeting.