Kraks@DeKrook - Cybercrime

16-10-2018 from 19:00 to 21:00
Blauwe Vogel, De Krook
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We are working more online and that involves risks. Criminals are targeting our bank details and personal data. How can you best protect yourself against cybercrime? What is already being done? Our experts will explain it to you.


Protect yourself against cybercrime

Andries Bosmans - CCB, SafeOnWeb
Cyber ​​criminals are becoming more creative in their attempts to deceive people. Through our tips we protect ourselves against their advanced methods. Find out how to recognize suspicious messages, why updates are important, how to back up and what a strong password is.

What is cybercrime?

Marjolein Delplace - Federal Computer Crime Unit (FCCU)
Cybercrime, cyber attack, hacking, phishing, ransomware, ... These are terms everyone has heard before, and hopefully not yet been confronted with. But what exactly does cybercrime involve? How often does it occur in our country? And how does it evolve? In addition to various other partners, the police also makes this phenomenon a priority.

Cybercrime: Also my problem?

Lies De Kimpe - imec-mict-Ghent University, MIOS University of Antwerp
If we can believe the news, companies and governments in particular seem to suffer from cybercrime. But is that really the case? Should we also be concerned about cybercrime as an average internet user? In this lecture we discuss who is really vulnerable on the internet.

Cybercrime in numbers

Marijn Martens - imec-mict-Ghent University
Only 5.2% of Belgians do not protect themselves against cybercrime, but how well does the rest reduces the change of being a victim. Which type of cybercrime is the most dangerous?