Cyber Security for Hedge Funds
Speaker: Michael Gene Baker
Duration: 60 minutes
With high value digital information such as client securities, banking records, proprietary research and trading algorithms, investment management firms of all sizes are attractive targets for cyber criminals. Attacks can lead to security breaches that damage a firm's reputation, expose it to losses and costly litigation, and compromise intellectual property.
In this webcast Michael Gene Baker, Managing Principal for SecureWorks, discusses strategies and tools that investment firms can implement to dramatically reduce the risk of a major security breach and be prepared for the possibility of an SEC OCIE audit.
In this webcast, Michael discusses:
- Why hedge funds are being targeted by cyber criminals
- What cyber criminals can do once they hack into your system
- Key recommendations on developing an organization-wide cyber security program
- Identifying common practices and frameworks that the SEC OCIE suggests for cybersecurity planning