Career Level: Manager, Director and C-Suite
Fee: $125 (member); $165 (non-member)
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CAE Credit Hours: 1 hour
Other: Please Bring Your Lunch
How to Survive the Cyber War
In 2017, 72%+ of all cyber-attacks now are against
businesses with 100 employees or less. That’s up from 20% in 2013. Clearly
businesses under 100 employees are showing to be the most lucrative targets for
This presentation goes over 3 actual attacks that happened
to businesses around Chicago with under 100 employees in 2016. You will have a
better understanding of the risk, the terms used and what steps to take. We
will also do a live search of 2 volunteered audience companies to see not if,
but how many of their company username and passwords are currently being sold
on the black market.
About The Presenter:
- 3 behind the scenes case studies of small Chicago based businesses attacked in 2016 and
the lessons learned.
In between case studies, explanation of terms frequently used around security including:
DDOS (Distributed Denial of Service), Phishing, Spear Phishing, BitCoin, Social
showing the change in cybercrime risk over the years, and the growth to an
epidemic showing cybercrime as a bigger business than all other global crime
Closing with 3 steps to reduce security risk including free 90 training by
- 2 companies live black market searches.
Adam Radulovic, President
Adam Radulovic is an experienced entrepreneur and small business leader. He is the founder and President of XL.net, an outsourced IT department for small businesses, who’s unique business alignment department and process, removes technology issues and applies technology to help “XL” the business’s goals.
In addition he is the board president of Benevolent, a nonprofit organization, who’s mission is to bring dignity and self-determination to both sides of the giving equation, illuminating the realities of life on the edge of sustainability.
Adam is the former Director of Divine/Parlano, a software company that broke down communications silos at Fortune 500 companies to optimize knowledge worker effectiveness. Divine/Parlano, which Adam was a co-founder of, was acquired by Microsoft in 2007. Adam has a BAE in Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan. Prior to his entrepreneurial career, Adam served as a Project Manager at UBS.
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