October 25, 2018

Simplify Your IT

Denver Biz Tech Expo

Mile High Stadium
9:00 am – 3:30 pm

The Criminal Chase for Cryptocurrency

For years, cybercriminals have been experimenting with new ways to steal and extort money from their victims. Ranging from the fake FBI computer locks that demanded Ukash and Moneypak; to the emergence of cryptocurrency and its part in the ransomware business model; to today’s crypto-mining attacks, this presentation will explore the past decade’s worth of crypto-activity and how you can stay safe.

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Tyler Moffitt

Senior Threat Research Analyst, Webroot

Tyler Moffitt is a Senior Threat Research Analyst with Webroot. He joined Webroot in 2010 and is a key member of the Threat Research team, immersed deep within the world of malware. Tyler works directly with malware samples, develops antimalware intelligence, tests in-house tools, writes blogs, and speaks at industry events. He has a passion for hands-on learning, which ultimately results in improving Webroot capabilities and customer experiences with malware threats.