Webinar: The "Anonymous" Bank Hack: Lessons Learned & Actions to Take Now!

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 4:30 pm
Event Days: 03/07/2013 - 03/07/2013

On Feb. 4, the world learned of a large-scale data breach involving approximately 4,600 bank executives. The hacktivist group, known as "Anonymous," claimed responsibility for the incident and posted data publicly on the Internet. The breach impacted public bank and executive information, as well as phone numbers, user accounts, hashed passwords, email addresses and external IP addresses. What does this mean for the impacted institutions and for financial institution information security in general? This webinar will address these questions and provide additional details about the breach and its implications.

About This Session:

This webinar will cover the following topics:

  • Statistics about the breach
  • Why did they do it? What does it mean for you and your credit union, and for the global marketplace?
  • What immediate steps should you take to protect your financial institution?

Who Should Participate:

President/CEOs, operations executives, IT employees, compliance officers and risk managers

About the Presenters:

Dr. Kevin Streff, Secure Banking Solutions

Dr. Kevin Streff is the founder of Secure Banking Solutions, a security consulting firm focused on improving security in financial institutions across the country, and the director of the Center for Information Assurance at Dakota State, which has been recognized by the National Security Agency and The Department of Homeland Security as a national center of academic excellence in information assurance. Streff has extensive knowledge of the financial services industry, including banking, insurance and credit operations, and speaks nationally on security issues relevant to small and medium-sized financial institutions.

Jon Waldman, Secure Banking Solutions, LLC

Secure Banking Solutions VP and co-founder Jon Waldman is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and is certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC). For more than eight years, he has helped financial institutions across the country create and implement comprehensive, valuable and manageable information security programs.