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Cyber Crime; How to protect your business.
Tue 25 April 2017, 08:45 – 11:00 BST
Cybercrime cost SouthWest businesses nearly £2million in 2016.
Has your business been a target?
“Cybercrime is a fast growing area of Crime. More and more criminals are exploiting the speed, convenience and anonymity of the internet to commit a diverse range of criminal activities that know no borders, either physical or virtual, causes serious harm and pose very real threats to victims worldwide.” (Interpol)
New trends in cyber-crime are emerging all the time, costing UK businesses millions every year.
So how can you protect your Business?
Laura Cowie, Cyber Protect Officer Devon and Cornwall Police, will explain the different and very latest types of fraud methods and how to recognise them.
Pete Woodward from the South West Cyber Security Cluster, will share some top tips and best practices to avoid being caught out.
This will be followed by a talk by Steve Cross, Corporate Director and Technology / Cyber Specialist from Lorica Insurance Brokers. Steve will take us through a real life case study of how a number of key exposures cause financial loss to a business and the insurance coverage available to afford appropriate protection.
Refreshments will be available, and there will also be the opportunity to network with other businesses.