Tech Week Main Stage Conference Programme 2023

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Secrets of the Digital Outlaws: Deciphering Cyber Minds

11 Oct 2023
Cyber Security Innovations Stage
In the dynamic realm of cybersecurity, we are set to explore the extensive repercussions of malicious attacks and unveil innovative strategies to fortify organisations’ cyber resilience. Embark on this investigative journey as we decode the intricate psychology behind cyberattacks, shed light on their crafty tactics and dissect the cognitive biases they exploit to breach digital barriers. With the combined expertise of Privasec and KnowBe4, we supercharge your organisational resilience, ensuring you stay one step ahead in this ever-evolving cyber landscape.
Key Takeaways:
  1. Motivations of Cyberattackers: Decipher the various intentions behind cyberattacks, including financial gain, political ideologies, thrill-seeking, and espionage. The conceivable outcomes and consequences of the behaviour.
  2. Psychological Tactics in Cyberattacks: Hacking into the minds of the attackers. Expose the manipulation mindset of human psychology through tactics like phishing, fear induction, authority exploitation, and curiosity manipulation.
  3. Cognitive Biases Apprehended: Understand the cognitive biases that make individuals susceptible to cyberattacks, including availability heuristic, confirmation bias, trust bias, and optimism bias.
  4. Impact on Victim Behavior: Explore the consequences of cyberattacks on victims, including shame, reluctance to seek help, change of organisational goals and strategies.
  5. Building Resilience and Awareness: Discover strategies for enhancing cybersecurity, such as awareness training, reporting management, responsibility emphasis, and advanced security measures.
  6. Featuring KnowBe4 and Privasec:

Learn about the cutting-edge solutions and services offered by KnowBe4 and Privasec, two leading brands in the cybersecurity industry. The session aims to align expertise & resources of both brands to fortify organisations' defenses

Quan Heng Lim, Regional Head of Asia - Privasec Asia