Information Security

Information Security Awareness Week 2017

Update on Information Security Awareness Week 2017

The Information Security Division would like to invite you all to Information Security Awareness Week, a full week of events during the first week of October.

With talks all through the week you can discover:

  • How ransomware operates and where it comes from
  • Why people get spammed 
  • How to protect yourself

On the Wednesday afternoon you can attend our keynote event with speakers from inside and out the University sharing their expertise and experiences.

Book yourself in through MyEd Event Booking using the provider “Information Security Awareness Week”.  

InfoSec Awareness Week Events

Timetable

Monday: 2nd October

10:00-11:00 - Ransomware: Your Money or Your Files [OVER 50% BOOKED]

11:00-12:00 -  Hacking, Cybercrime and Hollywood [FULLY BOOKED]

14:00-15:00 - University Cyber Security: Review of the Year 

15:00-16:00 - Why Me!?  [OVER 50% BOOKED]

 

Tuesday: 3rd October

10:00-11:00 - Ransomware: Your Money or Your Files 

11:00-12:00 -  Hacking, Cybercrime and Hollywood  [OVER 50% BOOKED]

14:00-15:00 - University Cyber Security: Review of the Year

15:00-16:00 - Hucksters and Human Hackers

 

Wednesday: 4th October

13:00-16:30 - InfoSec Awareness Week Keynotes at the Informatics Forum

Speakers:

  • John Whitehill - PWC Director of Cyber Security
  • Nicola Osborne - UoE Digital Education Manager
  • Kami Vaniea - UoE Lecturer in Cyber Security and Privacy

 

Thursday: 5th October

10:00-11:00 - Ransomware: Your Money or Your Files

11:00-12:00 -  Hacking, Cybercrime and Hollywood

14:00-15:00 - Why Me!?

15:00-16:00 - University Cyber Security: Review of the Year [CANCELLED]

 

Friday: 6th October

10:00-11:00 - Ransomware: Your Money or Your Files

11:00-12:00 -  Hacking, Cybercrime and Hollywood  [OVER 50% BOOKED]

14:00-15:00 - Hucksters and Human Hackers

15:00-16:00 - University Cyber Security: Review of the Year