The International Multi Track Conference on Sciences, Engineering & Technical Innovations, The CT Group of Institutions, India

The International Policing Forum, The People’s Public Security University of China, China

The Conference Cybersecurity Challenges, Marshall Center, Romania

IDC IT Security Roadshow, The International Data Corporation (IDC), Romania

The Seminar GoDigital, PRISMA European Network, Romania

The International Law Enforcement Cooperation Course, The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL), Hungary

The AEPC Conference & General Council Meeting, The Association of European Police Colleges (AEPC), Turkey

Challenges and Opportunities in Cyberspace Workshop, Al. I. Cuza Police Academy, Romania

Challenges and Opportunities in Cyberspace Workshop - Second Edition, Al. I. Cuza Police Academy, Romania

Tor and Darknet Course, The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL), Romania

 

How can we protect computer systems from new forms of ransomware?

Photo: Govtech The question of the moment, according to the latest alerts, is whether we can protect computer systems from new forms of ransomware that affect institutions. What is ransomware? Ransomware are applications that block or restrict user access to the computer system or data in electronic format until a ransom is paid to cyber criminals. Ransomware attacks have become a preferred method of cybercrime groups with the emergence of virtual coins that facilitate the ransom. The concern is that when a computer system is infected ...



The Cyber Security Protection Summit Peru 2019

The Cyber Security Protection Summit Peru 2019 was organized in Lima, Peru, by Secure Soft Corporation, on June 11, 2019. I attended this event as a keynote speaker and a representative of the Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance (RAISA). The main goal of the event was to create a platform for the public-private dialogue in the field of cybersecurity, to explain the current cyber threats and cyber-attacks and the importance of cybersecurity. As a keynote speaker, I presented the latest challenges in the field of cybersecurity, ...



The Cybersecurity Threats of the 5G Era

There are a lot of discussion about the risks that the fifth generation of mobile networks (5G) can bring. From a technical point of view, in addition to higher exponential speeds, reduced latency and more flexible delivery of services, 5G networks can also lead to high cyber security risks. The 5G technology will interconnect an impressive number of IoT (Internet of Things) devices that will work together to enhance comfort, productivity, safety and health. But these devices, in case of having vulnerabilities that can be exploited by cyber ...



The Workshop “Cybercrime – from Reality to Illusion”

I attended the Workshop “Cybercrime – from Reality to Illusion”, organized by Psychology and Educational Sciences Students’Association, at May 11, 2019, as a representative of the Romanian Association of Information Security Assurance (RAISA). The discussion aimed the phenomenon of cybercrime, especially how to combat different forms of cyber-attacks. I also presented how to minimize the risk of using social media, like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. ...



The Radio Romania News “Euroatlantica”

I attended the Radio News “Euroatlantica", organized by România Actualități Radio, at May 09, 2019, as a representative of the Romanian Association of Information Security Assurance (RAISA). The discussion aimed the cybersecurity challenges for the 5G networks. We need a high common level of cybersecurity of the 5G networks because the digital infrastructures are interconnected and transnational and the cyber threats are cross-border, so any vulnerabilities concerning the 5G networks happening in one Member State would affect the European ...