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PIC presents: Defending your digital data: Tips to protect yourself online

May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Mattamy Athletic Centre, Blue and Gold Room (Room 3310), third floor, 50 Carlton Street, Toronto

Do you know:

  • • how to spot a phishing attack?
  • • if your anti-virus program is protecting you?
  • • how password managers and two-step verification help protect you?

If not, your data and computer system could be vulnerable to attacks. With personal data collection at an all-time high through platforms like Facebook, Google and Apple, it’s time to take the appropriate steps to protect your private information.

PIC’s next professional development event will be a fast-paced, engaging event where you’ll learn some easy cyber security tips from digital forensics expert Ryan Duquette of Hexigent Consulting. Ryan will show you how to manage risks and protect what matters most to you professionally — your business and your clients.

 

About our speaker: Ryan Duquette is a former police constable and digital forensics investigator. He is the founder and managing partner of Hexigent Consulting, a boutique digital forensics firm, and teaches digital forensics at the University of Toronto. Ryan holds a master’s degree in digital forensics management, is a licensed private investigator and holds numerous certifications in digital forensics and fraud.

 

 

IABC/Toronto members, bring your business card for a chance to win an evaluation of your current defenses. Generously donated by Hexigent, this prize has a value of approximately $500.

Networking runs from 6:30 to 7 p.m. and the workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

 

ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Registration fees:

• Free: IABC/Toronto members

• $20: Non-member rate ($22.60 with HST)

 

Non-member registrants: for cancellations received by 12 noon 3 business days before the event date, a full refund is available minus a $10 administrative fee. No cancellations will be accepted after that. Please email toronto-info@iabc.to to cancel your registration.

Member registrants: as space is limited, please email the IABC/Toronto office at toronto-info@iabc.to at least 48 hours prior to the event if you can no longer attend.

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Date:
May 3
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens, Blue and Gold Room (Room 3310), 3rd Floor
50 Carlton Street
Toronto, ON M5B 1J2 Canada
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Website:
http://www.mattamyathleticcentre.ca/