Episode 1: The Dark Side of Digital Communication

Cybercrime is in an era of unprecedented acceleration and innovation, and the landscape —and threats — are constantly evolving. In this episode, we delve deep into the ways that criminals use digital tools to part us from our money and personal data. We examine prevalent threats like phishing, smishing, and vishing scams, shedding light on how these deceptive tactics operate in plain sight, often catching individuals and organizations off guard. Whether you’re an individual looking to safeguard your digital life or a business owner aiming to fortify your defenses, this episode offers valuable insights on how we can protect ourselves in the ongoing battle against cybercrime in the digital age.

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Meet the guests

Jeff Taylor, Senior Vice President, Corporate Banking Group Fraud Forensics & Payment Strategy at Regions Bank.

Valerie Taylor, Senior Vice President, Cybersecurity Risk at Regions Bank.

Kelly Jackson Higgins, Editor-in-Chief of Dark Reading, an outlet that covers cybersecurity, and a longtime journalist with more than two decades covering the field.