CRELA Event: Cybercrime Awareness and Security

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How secure is your data? How long do you think it might take for a cyber criminal to crack your seemingly impenetrable passwords?  The answer can be scary.


PLA members are invited to attend this event, at the CRELA member rate.

DATE:  Wednesday, 15 November 2017
VENUE:  c/o Simmons & Simmons LLP, CityPoint, One Repemaker Street, London EC2Y 9SS
COST:  £25 + VAT (for PLA members, £35 + VAT for guests)
17.30   Registration opens
18.00  Presentation
19.30   End of questions. Adjourn for drinks and discussion
20.30   Depart

BOOKING:  Download the booking form here


Principal Cyber Security Consultant, First Base Technologies LLP

Cybercrime Awareness
The cyber criminal seems to be getting smarter and smarter, and we are all potentially in the firing line, both at work and at home.  Don’t wait to become a victim.  Be proactive, understand how the criminal works and then understand better how to protect yourself from attack and, importantly, retain the ability to carry on working normally.

Want to know more? Then you will find this evening session both fascinating and essential listening.

*  Rob Shapland is an ethical hacker with over 8 years’ experience conducting penetration tests for hundreds of organisations, from small businesses to major international organisations. He specialises in simulating advanced cyber-attacks against corporate networks, combining technical attacks with his other hobby of dressing up and tricking his way into company headquarters using social engineering techniques.

He is a regular speaker at events and conferences around Europe, and recently appeared on ITV as their cyber security adviser.

Of special interest to CRELA and PLA members, he has also worked with many law firms and has some interesting tales to tell…

Wednesday, 15th November 2017
18:00 - 20:30
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Simmons & Simmons LLP
CityPoint, One Ropemaker Street
London, EC2Y 9SS
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