It’s widely known that pandemic has resulted into explosive growth of cybercrime & scam, which even has led to new term “scamdemic”. Scammers use all the benefits of mobile targeting and social media advertising opportunities to attract more and more traffic to fraudulent resources. During this talk Group-IB expert will cover recent scam cases in social media (involving world-known brands), step-by-step process of how modern scam schemes are developed, viral distribution mechanisms, and examples of sophisticated scam infrastructure. Finally, attendees will be provided with figures indicating total damage and associated risks as well as tips for digital risk protection.
Speaker: Dmitry Tunkin, Head of Digital Risk Protection, Europe | Group-IB
Since 2013 Dmitry has been helping brand owners to fight against online piracy, phishing, violations of trademark rights, and counterfeiting. With more than 8 years of experience in infringement enforcement Dmitry now holds the position of Head of Digital Risk Protection in Europe and continues to build successful technological protection strategies for clients.