In a changing world where businesses and their employees have grown used to working from home is it any wonder that business email compromise remains the overriding cybercrime?
In sectors such as legal where colleagues have previously relied on each other for advice in the office, new working arrangements rely heavily on employees sticking to processes and procedures. Unfortunately, many businesses continue to fall short, and far too often lone employees are at the mercy of fraudsters who are experts in social engineering and cyber-skills.
To help you understand further about business email compromise and how you can potentially mitigate the risk to your company please join us at our conference where Alex Beavan will be presenting on Business Email Compromise. During the conference he will go through all the red flags associated with this fraud and show in detail how to mitigate the risk. He will also explain the different typologies and methodologies used by the fraudsters and go through some case studies and take any questions to help you with your continued professional development
Register here and share with your law firm colleagues: http://mk.westernunion.com/BLS-Email-Compromise
Date: 16 November 2021
Alex Beavan is currently the head of Fraud Investigation for Western Union Business Solutions. Previously he was in Law Enforcement for 30 years and served in the Counter Terrorism Command and Special Branch in the UK. He specialised in counter terrorism, counterintelligence and terrorism as well as serious organised crime financial investigations. He has been involved in many of the most high-profile terrorism investigations in the last 25 years. He has also presented across the globe on fraud to businesses, financial institutions, law enforcement and intelligence groups. He is a subject matter expert on Business Email Compromise.