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IMA Webinar Broadcast: Digital Currencies: An Introduction & the Threat Landscape

October 4, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT

Infragard LA and CTWatch present the following course:***Note this class eligible for 4 ASIS CPE credits. This course will include a briefing by the FBI on the “Threats & Risks Associated with the Normalization of Cryptocurrency.” What are cryptocurrencies, how are they used, what are they based on, and are they a threat to national security? This course will introduce the audience to cryptocurrency, its pros and cons, its uses, and will discuss the nefarious utilization by organized threat groups. We will explore the basics of tracking cryptocurrencies on the web to potential threat actors or a person.

Topics we will cover:
1. Cryptocurrency fundamentals
2. Blockchain
3. Use cases
4. Investigating cryptocurrency

Additionally, Infragard Los Angeles will host a panel discussion of the risks associated with digital currencies by members of our Banking and Finance Sector.

Joe Gray, Vice President, CT Watch
A native of Eastern Tennessee, SME is an OSINT and investigations expert specializing in assessing public information for evaluating external risks, finding missing persons, threat modeling, and operations security.

Who can attend:
Open to anyone.