Giving Fraudsters a Taste of Their Own Medicine (InfoRiskToday)

In the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report: Analyzing how reflective social engineering can battle cybercriminals who use social engineering to get to fool users into divulging personal information.

In the Security Report, you’ll hear:

  • BankInfoSecurity Executive Editor Tracy Kitten and SecureWorks’ Joe Stewart discuss how reflective social engineering could help curb fraud losses and safeguard would-be victims;

  • HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee explain the Department of Health and Human Services’ evaluation of blockchain technology to help safeguard healthcare IT; and
  • About a new study that explains why a lack of historic data curtails the growth of cyber insurance.

The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Check out our Feb. 21 and Feb. 24

The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, March 3.

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Source: SANS ISC SecNewsFeed @ February 28, 2017 at 03:39AM