Spring is here! It’s time for all of us to declutter our digital lives. Join us to learn some tips and resources from Cyber Industry Expert, Tom Stamulis, on how to implement some steps you can take to protect your business and family from cyber criminals.
This webinar will discuss:
Passwords | Backups | Software Updates | Encryption and many more areas
Attendees will get access to a checklist with all the tips and resources discussed during the webinar.
Presented by the FBI Norfolk Outreach team in collaboration with the SBDC of Hampton Roads and hosted by the Virginia SBDC
Business Email Compromise
April 8 | 10 AM - 11 AM EST
Being able to freely and safely communicate with employees, customers and suppliers is essential in today’s marketplace. Email is a convenient and necessary tool for small business owners to reach their intended audience. Unfortunately, it is also vulnerable to compromise and your business is vulnerable to exploitation. This seminar provides an overview of different types of means criminals use to achieve compromise and offers ways small business owners can protect themselves.
The COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed our daily lives. It has also proven to be a fertile breeding ground for both criminals and con artists. The scams they employ run from simple to sophisticated and can cause irreparable damage to both individuals and businesses alike. This seminar provides an overview of emerging fraud schemes related to all aspects of the pandemic, from the manner in which business is conducted to personal-related issues including COVID vaccine scams. It is designed to protect your business, your family and yourself from exploitation.
The FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Forces are our nation’s front line of defense against both domestic and international terrorism. They are highly-trained, locally-based investigators, analysts, linguists and other specialists from dozens of U.S. law enforcement and intelligence agencies.
This seminar provides an overview of these complex and highly adaptable organizations designed to counter a wide range of ever changing threats and respond to incidents at a moment’s notice.
Meet the Expert: Tom Stamulis, Cyber Industry Expert
Tom Stamulis has over 25 years of cybersecurity experience, and began his career in the US Army Signal Corps before transitioning to Military Intelligence as a Counterintelligence Agent with assignments in Germany, the US, and Middle East. Tom served his country honorably in both Operation Desert Shield, Desert Storm, and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Tom is certified as an Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and Information Security Manager (CISM), and is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control.
Since arriving in Winchester in 2018, Tom started his cybersecurity firm specializing in helping small and medium businesses protect their critical and sensitive digital information and was recently awarded the Top of Virginia’s Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 2021 Entrepreneur of the Year. Tom joined the Virginia Small Business Development Center in October 2020 to work as a Cybersecurity Counselor providing cybersecurity insight and strategies to business owners.
Facebook Cyber Livestreams
Every Tuesday at 12:30 PM EST, we host a cybersecurity livestream! On April 6 and May 18 the Livestreams will debut at 1:30 PM EST due to a scheduling conflict. All our livestreams are presented by Tom Stamulis. Join us on our Facebook page: facebook.com/VASBDC
April 6 | End Point Protection | Streams at 1:30 PM EST
April 13 | What it IOT?: Internet of Things
April 20 | Privileged vs. Unprivileged Access
April 27 | Remote Worker Security
May 4 | Disaster Recovery Planning
May 11 | Business Continuity
May 18 | Cybersecurity Policies: Why You Need Them | Streams at 1:30 PM EST
May 25 | Blackhat vs. Whitehat: What’s the Difference?