“Cybercrime is a fast growing area of Crime. More and more criminals are exploiting the speed, convenience and anonymity of the internet to commit a diverse range of criminal activities that know no borders, either physical or virtual, causes serious harm and pose very real threats to victims worldwide.” (Interpol)

Please see the details below of a Cybercrime Event that we are jointly hosting with Nat West Bank, Devon and Cornwall Police Cyber Crime Unit and South West Cyber Security Cluster:

New trends in cyber crime are emerging all the time, costing UK businesses millions every year.  Cyber crime cost South West businesses alone nearly £2million in 2016.

So how can you protect your Business?

DS Alex Dawson from the Devon and Cornwall Police Cyber Crime unit will explain the different and very latest types of fraud methods and how to recognise them.

Then Pete Woodward from the South West Cyber Security Cluster will share some top tips and best practices to avoid being caught out.

This will be followed by a talk by Steve Cross, Corporate Director and Technology / Cyber Specialist from Lorica Insurance Brokers. Steve will take us through a real life case study of how a number of key exposures cause financial loss to a business and the insurance coverage available to afford appropriate protection.

Refreshments will be available, and there will also be the opportunity to network with other businesses.

To let us know if you would like to attend, please contact David Easdon on 07585 901960 or email deasdon@loricainsurance.com

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Published: 04 April 2017