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Information security awareness

Tuesday, 14th July 2020 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. | 2 CPD

Tuesday, 14th July 2020 | 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. | 2 CPD

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Webinar overview

The latest attack trends, security risks and their business impact, as well as good practices, will be presented during this webinar. Practical examples with reference to real incidents will assist participants in understanding how attackers’ exploit human weaknesses and compromise an organisation’s crown jewels. The experienced trainers will cover areas such as Social Engineering, Malware, Physical Security, Policies and Processes and provide recommendations for improving user awareness. During the webinar, participants will have the opportunity to test their knowledge by participating in an interactive quiz. 

Agenda

Join the webinar (9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.)*

Sessions (9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. including a 15-minute break between sessions)

  • Key definitions
  • Threat actors
  • Security incidents and their impact
  • Understand what Social Engineering techniques are used by attackers with emphasis on Phishing attacks
  • Understand how malware and variants are used for compromising corporate networks
  • How to identify and respond to an attack
  • Remote working good practices
  • Live demo of an example attack
  • Interactive Quiz.

 

*Note: Please join the meeting 30 minutes prior to the webinar’s start time (join at 9:00 a.m.), in order to make sure that you do not face any connection or other technical issues.

Participants

This webinar is designed for all professionals who wish to improve their awareness on the security risks which organisations face on a daily basis, due to lack of user awareness. In addition, professionals who are interested in gaining knowledge about how simple steps can assist in protecting an organisation’s crown jewels, can also attend the webinar.

Registration

Cost: €100

To register for the webinar, please click here. Once your registration is submitted, you will receive an email stating the participation fee, including any discounts, if applicable. Kindly note that the payment should be settled at least two days prior to the webinar’s date for your registration to be confirmed.
 

Discounts available:

  • For more than two (3+) participants from the same company a 10% discount is available on the total cost, before the VAT and HRDA subsidy. This discount only applies for participants who enrol in the same seminar/webinar, on the same day. This discount can only be combined with the early bird discount and the HRDA subsidy, when applicable.
  • For individuals/legal entities who/which register in more than two (3+) seminars/webinars during the same semester (January-June & July-December), a 10% discount is available on the total cost, before the VAT and HRDA subsidy. This discount only applies for individuals/legal entities who/which enrol in more than two (3+) seminars/webinars during the same semester, on the same day. This discount can only be combined with the early bird discount and the HRDA subsidy, when applicable.
  • There is a 10% discount for alumni members. This discount should be applied before the VAT and HRDA subsidy and can only be combined with the early bird discount and the HRDA subsidy, when applicable.
  • There is a 10% Early Bird discount on selected seminars/webinars for participants who enrol in a training course until a specific date which is stated above. This discount should be applied before the VAT and HRDA subsidy and can only be combined with the HRDA subsidy, when applicable.
  • HRDA subsidy for all HRDA approved seminars/webinars. 

Contact

For any queries, please contact Irini Avraam on +357 22 207 460 or at academy@kpmg.com.cy

 

CPD:This webinar may contribute to Continuing Professional Development requirements. Shortly after the webinar’s date, participants will receive electronically a certificate of attendance confirming the total number of training hours (2 CPD).

Trainers

Yiacoumis Christos
Senior Manager, Cyber Security Lead, Management Consulting, KPMG in Cyprus

Christos has more than ten years of relevant experience in the field of Information Security.

Christos has extensive experience in the provision of advisory services for the security assessment / penetration testing of enterprise systems, mobile, web applications and web-enabled services for a range of clients in the Banking, Finance, Telecommunications, Oil & Gas and Energy sectors. He is a core member of the KPMG Global team for the provision of penetration testing services for a multinational client in the oil & gas industry.

He has developed and delivered training workshops such as the Information Security Awareness course for Management teams and other professionals, Social Engineering workshops, the Mobile Devices and Applications Security course for advanced penetration testers and the Secure Coding workshop for web application developers.

Christos seeks to contribute to the Information Security community in Cyprus through his participation as a volunteer and mentor at the Cyprus and European Cyber Security Challenge and by delivering seminars and presentations for professional bodies such as the ISC(2), ISACA and IAPP Cyprus chapters. 

 

Symeou Christos
Advisor, Management Consulting, KPMG in Cyprus

Christos joined the Cyber Security team of KPMG in Cyprus in 2018. He possesses knowledge and relevant experience in the field of Cyber Security, Data Privacy, as well as practical expertise in Information Technology matters. Christos has actively been involved in the planning and execution of GDPR compliance projects, including Data Privacy assessment and the delivery of Information Security reviews, vulnerability assessment and configuration reviews.

Christos has participated in the development and delivery of training workshops, such as Data Privacy (GDPR) and Information Security Awareness.

He seeks to contribute in educating youth about the importance of cyber security. He participated as a trainer in the KPMG Global Cyber days initiative, conducted at schools across Cyprus.

 

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