BCS Bedford: IT Security for SMEs - Who wants your information, why and what you can do to keep it secure

Not exactly Northamptonshire but nearly...

Date:: Thursday, 15 December 2011
Theme:: IT Security for SMEs - Who wants your information, why and what you can do to keep it secure
Speaker:: David Pybus, Head of Security Governance, Risk and Compliance, Diageo
Time:: 6.00pm for 6.30-8.00pm
Location:: Studio Theatre, Bedford College, Cauldwell Street, Bedford MK42 9AH
Rationale:
A short talk that will answer some key information security questions including:
  • Who is really after your information? Has the stereotypical hacker changed?
  • What sort of information do they want?
  • Why do they want your information and your computer?
  • What might it mean to you and your customers if they do steal your information?
  • What can you do to secure your systems against information theft?
  • How else might someone steal your information?