Outthink Threats – study your opponents and be ready to respond!

Outthink Threats – study your opponents and be ready to respond!

IBM BusinessConnect 2016 got off to a great start this week when more than 80 security leaders came together in IBM Southbank to discuss how to ‘Outthink Threats’.  Misha Glenny, international expert on cyber security and organised crime, kicked off the day by reminding us – the good guys – to study our opponents and learn from them. The bad guys are really good at collaborating and telling stories, so we need to work on…

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Outthink Threats at BusinessConnect 2016

Outthink Threats at BusinessConnect 2016

In this short video, Carmina Lees, VP IBM Security UK&I shares the exciting agenda for 4th October at IBM South Bank, London. On the day, you’ll hear from our fantastic line up of speakers including Misha Glenny, international expert on cyber security and organised crime and Bruce Schneier, internationally renowned ‘Security Guru’ and CTO of Resilient. Register today to explore perspectives from these top security leaders on key industry issues.

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Responding to the dangers of the deep, dark web

Responding to the dangers of the deep, dark web

How much does your organisation know about the dangers of the dark web? More than 60 Security Leaders joined a series of round tables to discuss this topic at IBM BusinessConnect, leading to some fascinating debate and a wakeup call for some! IBM Security Services specialist, Martin Overton, hosted the roundtables with me, and we began with an introduction to the dark web. This led to questions from participants including ‘how is data monetised on…

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Collaboration will Beat the Fraudsters! – Highlights from IBM Security Leaders Day at BusinessConnect 2015

Collaboration will Beat the Fraudsters! – Highlights from IBM Security Leaders Day at BusinessConnect 2015

A flashing blue and red room, a skills gap the size of the grand canyon and how to be a fraudster; just a few of the items on the agenda at today’s IBM Security Leaders BusinessConnect 2015 – the first in what will be a series of thought-provoking events aimed at tackling current issues and emerging trends in business. Security professionals from all industries were invited to join the discussion around how they can work together to stay…

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Why Should a CISO Attend the Security Leaders’ Day at IBM BusinessConnect 2015?

Why Should a CISO Attend the Security Leaders’ Day at IBM BusinessConnect 2015?

Security threats are front page news effecting brand and market share. They’re getting more frequent and sophisticated.  Marketing activities are plentiful in trying to help security leaders comprehend the challenges facing them.  So why is IBM’s Security Leader’s day on 10th November any different? Well, in a recent IBM study that talked to C-level executives, IBM learned that two years ago IT security ranked low on the list of concerns. Now, 68 percent of respondents rank…

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Transforming the Business of Cybercrime

Transforming the Business of Cybercrime

The cybercrime business seems to be growing more profitable each day, with continuous innovation and organised underground forums allowing cybercriminals to share, trade and collaborate. As a result, financial institutions often feel outnumbered and overwhelmed. One of the greatest challenges banks face is gaining visibility into the ever-evolving threat landscape. It’s more important than ever to stay ahead of growing threats by accessing global threat intelligence and leveraging an automated threat protection service. The need for an…

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Seize the moment… and think Security

Seize the moment… and think Security

Security threats are not only getting more frequent – they’re getting more sophisticated. Join IBM and ISMG on 10th November to explore a new way to think about security and keep your organisation OUT of the headlines. Hear from security experts, experience the IBM Security Operations Centre in action and network with your peers in interactive round tables.

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