2020 National Cyber Summit

Summit Speaker Joshua Crumbaugh

Session Information

Phishing Naked – Merging Big Data and Behavioral Risk Analysis to Demystify Phishing and Derive Actional Behavioral Risk Intelligence
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Phishing is the single most significant threat facing every organization, government, and individual in the world. Ironically, this is also the least known attack vector in modern society. According to the 2018 DBIR phishing attacks were the source of greater than 96% of breaches. This attack vector accounts for a overwhelming majority of enterprise risk. This talk presents methodologies, risk trend analysis and demographical impact on phishing susceptibility. All data presented was discovered through Joshua's extensive research into social engineering as a form of defense for attack prevention.

Findings include key statistics, common employee demographical risk trends, lessons-learned, and more. In addition, the research has led to significant improvements in defensive social engineering methodologies which will be detailed in this fascinating account of a pentester, turned entrepreneur's journey to solve one of the most significant threat's facing individuals, enterprises and governements alike.
Von Braun Center - North Hall | Salon 3
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Joshua Crumbaugh
Chief Hacker/Chief Operating Officer
PeopleSec® LLC
Joshua Crumbaugh is an engaging and internationally respected cybersecurity subject matter expert, author, keynote and public speaker. During Joshua's ethical hacking career he has never encountered a single network that could keep him or his teams out. He has also accomplished some impressive social engineering feats, such as: talking his way into bank vaults, fortune 500 data centers, corporate offices, restricted areas of casinos and more. His experience in all things security led him to realize something had to change. This was the catalyst that led him to found PeopleSec where he is the CEO and Chief Hacker. Joshua is internationally recognized as one of the world's most accomplished social engineers and the world's leading expert on cybersecurity awareness.