Why Social Engineering Scams Work, How to Spot Them, and What to Do About Them
Social engineering is a tactic of manipulation designed to trick people into making security mistakes, giving up sensitive information, or accidentally granting access to valuables. During this webinar, Arctic Wolf Managed Security Awareness Product Marketing Manager Nathan Caldwell and the Brighton Jones team will review common social engineering techniques, explore why they work, and reveal scenarios and strategies for you to be better equipped to spot social engineering attacks and avoid falling victim to a bad actor.
In this webinar, we will cover:
- Ways to spot spear phishing, phishing, and other common social engineering tactics
- Proactive prevention techniques
- Strategies for responding in a safe way
Join us to learn why it is important to keep security top of mind and develop a healthy level of suspicion and skills to stop threat actors in their tracks!
Meet Your Presenters
Nathan has been a marketing leader in the tech world for over 10 years. He served as the producer and head of video marketing for one of the largest MSP software companies, where he was a keynote producer and coached tech leaders in executive speaking. In his latest adventure, he helped create Arctic Wolf’s Managed Security Awareness solution. When he’s not fighting cyber bad guys Nathan loves to speak about his book, Empowering Kindness, and enjoys taking his four kids to theme parks.
With over 16 years of technology and management consulting based experience, Val has served organizations of all sizes across numerous industries. As vice president of technology, Val’s role is to improve operational efficiencies through the use of technology, as well as drive the IT vision and strategy at Brighton Jones. Val ensures that Brighton Jones has the proper policies and tools in place to protect and secure our customer’s data as we continue to grow.
As the Client Service Operations Manager, Cassie provides the Brighton Jones teams with the proactive support, tools, and resources we need to execute flawless experiences for our clients. In addition, Cassie leads innovation panels and partner with Brighton Jones’ lines of business to help drive creative solutions and develop tactics and strategies to make service delivery more efficient and scalable.