GSMA Financial Services Community Meeting #4

GSMA Financial Services Community Meeting #4

Start: Thursday 15 April 2021 15:00

End: Thursday 15 April 2021 17:00

Venue: Online

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Join us on Thursday, 15 April 2021 from 15:00 (BST) for the forth GSMA Financial Services Community Meeting #4: The Malicious Mobile Threat Landscape. 

With malicious mobile threats targeting financial services now at an industrialised scale, our webinar with security experts will explore key trends, lessons and strategies to create better defences.

This webinar will focus on:

  • The threat landscape-latest global trends in global cybersecurity
  • A deep dive into malicious attacks on mobile in the Financial Services vertical
  • Case studies-disrupting attacks in real-time and creating a mobile threat defence strategy for enterprise and consumers
  • Improving collaboration to fight back and impose risk and consequences on cyber adversaries

Networking is a significant part of this event, we encourage participants to share, explore if and how these solutions work. If you would like to get involved or connect to the right people, please let us know.

Speakers include: Carnegie Endowment, FBI, Google, Lookout

Brian Gorman

Financial Services Vertical Lead, GSMA

Brian Gorman

Brian is responsible for the commercial proposition development of identity solutions at GSMA. His career includes product and proposition development in both the Financial Services vertical at UK retail banks  Barclays, Lloyds and RBS, as well as Telecomms, heading up the Digital Product team, Commerce, at Telefonica UK.

Dave Kleidermacher

VP, Engineering - Android Security & Privacy, Google

Dave Kleidermacher

Dave Kleidermacher is VP, Engineering – Android Security & Privacy, at Google. In this role he leads the engineering team responsible for protecting the billions of users and devices in the Android ecosystem – this includes the Play Store, the Android operating system, and Pixel devices, phones by Google.  Prior to his role at Google, Dave held positions as SVP/Chief Security Officer at Blackberry and Chief Technology Officer at Green Hills Software.

Chris Elverson

Special Agent Cyber Division, FBI

Chris Elverson

Chris Elverson is a Supervisory Special Agent in the FBI’s Cyber Division.  Chris joined the FBI in 2010 and has been working cyber since 2015.  He works alongside private industry and other law enforcement partners at the National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA), a non-profit fusion center located in Pittsburgh, PA.  Chris leads international collaboration between government, private industry, and academia to combat cyber crime.

Justin Lee

Special Agent , FBI

Justin Lee

Justin Lee is a FBI Special Agent with 15 years of service, currently assigned to the FBI Sacramento Field Office.  He works on the cyber squad where he investigates cyber-criminal violations to include network intrusions, ransomware, and business email compromise.  His previous FBI assignments include organized crime investigations and special operations.

Alexander Schmidt

Special Agent, FBI

Alexander Schmidt

Alexander Schmidt has served as a FBI Special Agent at the Sacramento Field Office since 2017. He has worked on a variety of investigations ranging from organized crime to cyber, and is currently assigned to a cyber-criminal squad. Prior to joining the FBI, he served as an officer in the US Coast Guard.

Taylor Grossman

Research Analyst, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Taylor Grossman

Taylor Grossman is a research analyst with the Cyber Policy Initiative at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where she works on capacity-building and financial inclusion in the financial sector. Previously, she worked as a research associate at the Hoover Institution, a national security analyst at a Silicon Valley consulting firm, and in the Office of the Secretary of Defense’s press shop. She holds an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Oxford and a BA in Political Science from Stanford University.

Hank Schless

Sr. Manager Security Solutions , Lookout

Hank Schless

After working for fintech and database technology companies, Hank has found a home in cybersecurity. Before Lookout, he was the 20th employee at a cloud infrastructure security startup and helped the company grow to over 160 employees. At Lookout, he is a Senior Manager on the Security Solutions team, enabling internal teams and informing the market about the growing need to secure mobile devices as part of the larger security strategy.

Agenda
5 mins

Welcome

Brian Gorman, Financial Services Vertical Lead, GSMA

20 mins

The International Strategy to better protect the financial system against cyber threats
Taylor Grossman, Research Analyst, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

20 mins

The emerging threat landscape and response.

  • Improving collaboration to impose risk and consequences on cyber adversaries
Chris Elverson, Special Agent Cyber Division, FBI

Alexander Schmidt, Special Agent Cyber Division, FBI

Justin Lee, Special Agent Cyber Division, FBI

20 mins

Case study - disrupting attacks in real-time and creating a mobile threat defence strategy for enterprise and consumers
Hank Schless, Sr. Manager of Security Solutions, Lookout

20 mins

Protecting the Android ecosystem
Dave Kleidermacher,  VP, Engineering - Android Security & Privacy, Google

20 mins

Panel discussion and Q&A
All speakers

5 mins

Closing
Brian Gorman, Financial Services Vertical Lead, GSMA