Knowing the Unknown – Cyber Threats and How It Can Affect the Manufacturing Industry

As companies gear up on digitalisation, cyber-attacks are happening more frequently than ever. Manufacturing enterprises are no exception in front of this risk. In fact, most attacks were caused by the lack of awareness of cybersecurity. One user’s negligence could lead to the collapse of the entire company’s digital system.   Our honorary speaker is a threat intelligence specialist and ethical hacker from PwC who will illustrate the key cyber trends, especially in Greater China and Asia-Pacific. How would cyber-attacks evolve? Any defensive measures a company could take? Any practical tips to minimize the risk of a cyber-attack?   No matter you are from top management, or IT department, of common Internet users, you will have a better understanding of cybersecurity issues. You will even apply some of tactics in your daily life. For the sake of your own data privacy and the company’s information security, don’t miss this opportunity to hear from an expert!

Topic: Knowing the Unknown – Cyber Threats and How It Can Affect the Manufacturing Industry

Speaker: Mr. Kok Tin Gan, PwC Partner (Cyber Security & Privacy), Darklab Founder

Date: January 21 (Thursday), 2021

Time: 15:00 – 15:30 (Hong Kong Time)

Target: All staff in manufacturing industry

Language: Putonghua

Fee: Free of charge

Mr. Kok Tin Gan
PwC Partner, Darklab Founder
Kok-Tin is a Partner in PwC’s Cyber Security & Privacy practice and founder of Darklab with over 16 years of experience. He co-authored a number of cyber security and technology risk related guidelines for different regulators in the region. Kok-Tin also led around 500 small to large sizes of security assessment / transformation engagements and worked across different continents including Asia, America, Europe and Africa. To-date, he has led more than 1000 systems penetration test / red-teaming exercise and has assumed incident response lead role for a number of high-profile cyber-attacks in the region. Kok Tin is currently the Vice Chairman of itSMF HK Chapter and the member of security committee of Fintech Association of HK, and a TED speaker.
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Event Details
  • Start Date
    January 21, 2021 3:00 pm
  • End Date
    January 21, 2021 3:30 pm
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