BV540 Cyber Threat Landscape in 2024: Frontline Insights and Recommendations

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Class Date/Time

Thursday, January 18, 2024
1:00pm-3:00pm Eastern Standard Time

Registration Includes

  • Access to virtual webinar via zoom will be accessible via education dashboard (login required)
  • Electronic webinar handout(s)*

*Any webinar handouts will be made available to registrants the morning of the live event and made accessible via your education dashboard (login required). Once handouts have been posted for download, the class is no longer refundable. 

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

This webinar will award 2.4 CE/CPE hour(s) for the live event. 

If you are a designated member of ASA, CE credit will automatically be entered into your record after you participate in the live webinar and complete any required post-webinar components within the Course Wrap-up section.  

NASBA and Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credit

Policies: ASA's Refund and Cancellation Policy and ASA's Complaint Resolution Policy. ASA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website

CPE Credit: Up to (2.4) CPE credits
Program Level: Fundamental
NASBA Knowledge Type: Specialized Knowledge
Delivery Method: Virtual
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None 

Webinar Description

Handling over 3000 cyber incident cases per year and conducting over 100000 hours of security testing and assessment worldwide, Kroll's Cyber Risk experts have frontline insights into the latest techniques, tactics, and procedures used by threat actors to bypass defenses and compromise organizations. As cyber threats grown in volume and sophistication, this webinar will focus on the most successful attacks, those that ASA Members across all business functions should be aware of, along with key priorities for improving the cybersecurity of their organizations. 

Recommended Pre-Reading(s)

Quarterly Threat Landscape Reports, published by Kroll. This article provides a great overview of the latest trends which will be discussed more in-depth during the webinar.

Instructional Methods

Methods include lecture, visual PPT presentation and polling questions. 

Course Audience

Members concerned about the cybersecurity of their business; those involved in legal, security, or privacy management

Learning Level 


Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Recognize common social engineering attacks and scam attempts;
  • Analyze suspicious emails and mitigate risk of payment fraud;  
  • Recognize how valuable access to data can be, and how cyber criminals run extortion attempts; 
  • Review policies for password and authentication reset to avoid common attacks; and 
  • Review payment policies to avoid common email scams.


All course materials included with you registration are PDF Download Only items made available to students prior to the start of the class and are not for resale or distribution. All downloadable materials are accessible via your education dashboard (login required). Once eMaterials have been posted for download, the class is no longer refundable.

Accessing eMaterials

eMaterials are provided electronically in PDF format and posted to the class the morning of the live event and listed within the education dashboard for all registrants to securely access prior to the start of the webinar. When opting to print downloadable materials, it is recommended that settings be adjusted to print in black and white (or grayscale) and consider printing double-sided on recycled paper.

Certificate of Completion

A certificate of completion will be available to view and/or download immediately via your education dashboard once all required components are completed. 

Jason Smolanoff



Jason Smolanoff is President of Kroll’s Cyber Risk business, based in the Los Angeles office. Since joining Kroll in 2017, Jason has led the practice through transformative growth into a highly diversified, global organization that today provides clients with seamless, end-to-end cyber risk management services. Under his leadership, individual Cyber service lines have significantly expanded the depth and breadth of services available to Kroll clients, to include Strategy and Risk Consulting, Managed Services, Threat Intelligence, Incident Response, Crisis Communications, Litigation Support, and Notification.

Nicole Sette

Chief of Staff


Nicole Sette is Chief of Staff in the Cyber Risk business of Kroll, based in the Secaucus office. Nicole is a highly accomplished security professional, who brings unique insight to the multiple dimensions inherent in client challenges from her years of federal law enforcement and military experience. Nicole served as a Cyber Intelligence Analyst with the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 10 years, and was an Intelligence Specialist with the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command for four years.

Christopher White

Senior Vice President


Christopher White is a senior vice president in the Cyber Risk business, based in Boston. Chris leverages more than 18 years of experience in security, intelligence, and crisis and reputational management, and he has an extensive background in managing crisis communications around cybersecurity and data privacy incidents.

Prior to joining Kroll, Chris served as a director in the Cybersecurity practice at the Brunswick Group, a crisis management firm, where he counseled clients on preparing for and responding to cybersecurity incidents. Before that, he served as a spokesperson and intelligence analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), where he managed crisis communications and media relations, as well as assessed geopolitical risk for the Bush and Obama administrations. After leaving the CIA, Chris served as the Deputy Director of D.C.’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA), where he helped lead disaster preparedness, response and recovery efforts for the city of Washington, D.C., including the coronavirus pandemic, as well as hundreds of First Amendment demonstrations and National Security Special Events such as the Black Lives Matter demonstrations, presidential inaugurations, State of the Union addresses and July 4th celebrations on the National Mall.

Cameron Malin



Cameron Malin, JD, CISSP, is a Behavioral Profiler and former Supervisory Special Agent/Behavioral Profiler with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), specializing in the assessment of cyber threat actor decision making, adversary tradecraft, cyber deception and cognitive vulnerabilities. He has over twenty-two years of experience investigating, analyzing and profiling cyber adversaries across the spectrum of criminal to national security attacks. During his tenure in the FBI, he was the founder of both the FBI Behavioral Analysis Unit’s (BAU) Cyber Behavioral Analysis Center (CBAC), the FBI BAU's methodology and application of science-based behavioral profiling and assessment to national security and criminal cyber offenders—and the BAU’s Deception and Influence Group (DIG), a uniquely trained and experienced cadre of Behavioral Profilers specialized in analyses and countermeasures to adversary cyber deception campaigns and influence operations.

He is a co-author of the authoritative cyber deception book, Deception in the Digital Age: Exploiting and Defending Human Targets Through Computer-Mediated Communications (published by Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc.) and co-author of the Malware Forensics book series: Malware Forensics: Investigating and Analyzing Malicious Code, Malware Forensics Field Guide for Windows Systems, and Malware. Forensics Field Guide for Linux Systems (all published by Syngress, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc.).


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