Cybersecurity – Catching the bad guys

PLR 2016-09-27T14:00:00.000Z

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PLR
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Plenary
Date
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Catherine Lotrionte
Executive Director of the MSFS CyberProject
Georgetown University
Cheri McGuire
Group Chief Information Security Officer
Standard Chartered
Marco Gercke
Director
Cybercrime Research Institute
Chandan Sinha
Executive Director
Reserve Bank of India
Rob Wainwright
Director
Europol

For over a decade, cyberattacks have been increasing in number and complexity. Threats are more sophisticated than ever with highly organised and well-trained cyber criminals, prepared to play a patient long game to achieve their aims. With all elements of the financial services industry under threat, skilled staff are being deployed, cybersecurity budgets are skyrocketing and collaboration between firms and with law enforcement agencies is increasing in breadth and scale. What practical and strategic approaches should banks and other financial institutions pursue to protect themselves and their clients? What is the best way to gather counter-intelligence to stop the perpetrators?