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Have you ever wondered exactly how a virus, worm, or other malicious software (also termed “malware”) might infect your computer or mobile device?
Chester Wisniewski, Senior Security Advisor at Sophos, will give a step-by-step live demonstration of how a malware attack works, based on extensive research and analysis done at SophosLabs.
Date: Monday, October 28, 2013
Location: UW Tower Auditorium
Introduction: Trends in the Malware Threat Landscape
Suitable for anyone interested in how a cybercriminal can target devices, personal data, and UW institutional information.
Lecture and Demo: How Malware Threats Actually Work
Suitable for a technical audience, but anyone interested may attend.
An RSVP is required to attend this event.