The Conference F5 Solutions Day, Veracomp, Romania

The Course Social Media Implication in Law Enforcemente, The European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training (CEPOL), Hungary

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 Seminar GoDigital, PRISMA European Network, Romania

The Economic Forum, The Foundation Institute for Eastern Studies, Poland

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

The Conference Cybersecurity Challenges, Marshall Center, Romania

The Radio Romania News Euroatlantica, Romania

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


The conference How do we protect ourselves from cybercrime?

Legal Magazine organized the conference “How do we protect ourselves from cybercrime?” on June 27, 2017. I attended this event as a representative of Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance.

Discussion topics were:

  • The benefits of cybercriminals: DDoS and ransomware attacks;
  • WannaCry attack – concrete data and estimated damage;
  • How does spam botnets work;
  • What is Xagent, a cyber-threat for Mac terminals, part of one of the largest cyber-spying campaigns;
  • What are Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs);
  • Where is the lack of digital hygiene? How well are mobile terminals (smartphones and tablets) protected?;
  • Are there insurance policies against cyber risks? Where, how, under what conditions ?;
  • How do anti-malware solutions providers interact with European and local institutions (Europol, Romanian Police, CERT-RO) to combat cybercrime?.

This event was attended by officials from the public administration, representatives of the Government, Romanian Police, CERT-RO and STS, as well as distinguished representatives of banks, insurance companies, law firms, consultants and analysts, and IT and security specialists.