Professor to Present on Scammers and Cyber Security At Edinburgh International Science Festival
06/04/2017 National Museum of Scotland
Professor Bill Buchanan, who leads The Cyber Academy, will outline some of his viewpoints on the methods that scammers use to trick people, and, along the way, will show some of the science behind Cyber Security.
Along with this the audience will be introduced to Bob and Alice, and, unfortunately, Eve, and where Bill will show some of the most up-to-date methods that scammers can use to trick people and security systems. This will include basic methods such as phishing and vhishing to ransomware attacks.
The event is at the National Museum of Scotland on Thursday 6 April 2017.
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Electronic information now plays a vital role in almost every aspect of our daily lives. So the need for a secure and trustworthy online infrastructure is more important than ever. without it, not only the growth of the internet but our personal interactions and the economy itself could be at risk.