Threats in Today’s Remote Work Force

Working from home as an entire organization presents multiple challenges and an increase in cybersecurity risks. The COVID-19 health crisis has pushed companies to accommodate remote working in a short time and the question has come up: “How can we keep our business safe?”

Binary Defense Founder and CTO, David Kennedy, discusses the current business environment of remote working and how cybersecurity is important to protect your data, your brand, and your people. 

  • How secure are remote work environments?
  • What are the latest phishing attempts to look out for?
  • How can employees protect themselves from the abundance of false informational pages cybercriminals are using as bait to steal personal information?
  • With the remote workforce in full swing, what are the top 5 things you can discuss with your employees and your customers?


About the Presenter

David Kennedy

Dave Kennedy is a founder and the Chief Technology Officer at Binary Defense and founder and principal security consultant of TrustedSec.

Prior to Binary Defense and TrustedSec, Dave was a Chief Security Officer (CSO) for Diebold Incorporated, a Fortune 1000 company located in over 80 countries with over 20,000 employees.

Kennedy is a regular featured speaker at a number of security related conferences nationwide. He has been interviewed by several news organizations including CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, CNBC, Katie Couric, and BBC World News. He has testified in front of Congress on the threats we face in security and in the government space. He is a co-author of the book “Metasploit: The Penetration Testers Guide,” the creator of the Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET), and Artillery.