Cryptocurrency Fraud , Email Security & Protection , Fraud Management & Cybercrime

ISMG Editors: Plot Thickens for Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash

Also: Rising Business ID Theft and Finding the Appropriate Level of Security
Clockwise, from top left: Anna Delaney, Mathew Schwartz, Tom Field and Suparna Goswami

In the latest weekly update, four editors at Information Security Media Group discuss important cybersecurity and privacy issues, including how security leaders determine the right level of security for the business, the growing risk of business ID theft to enterprises, and the arrest of a developer suspected of working for popular cryptocurrency mixing service Tornado Cash, for "facilitating money laundering."

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The panelists - Anna Delaney, director, productions; Mathew Schwartz, executive editor, DataBreachToday & Europe; Tom Field, senior vice president, editorial; and Suparna Goswami, associate editor, ISMG Asia - discuss:

  • Highlights from an interview with CISO Bruce Philips on how to find the level of security that is appropriate for the business;
  • Key takeaways from a conversation between fraud experts Andrew La Marca and Ralph Gagliardi on the growing risk of business ID theft to enterprises and what tools can mitigate such risk;
  • The arrest by Dutch police of a man suspected of working as a developer for Tornado Cash, a popular cryptocurrency mixing service sanctioned by the U.S. government on Aug. 8.

The ISMG Editors' Panel runs weekly. Don't miss our previous installments, including the Aug. 5 edition discussing how ransomware groups are aiming for smaller targets and the Aug. 12 edition analyzing the Twilio breach.

About the Author

Anna Delaney

Anna Delaney

Director, ISMG Productions

An experienced broadcast journalist, Delaney conducts interviews with senior cybersecurity leaders around the world. Previously, she was editor-in-chief of the website for The European Information Security Summit, or TEISS. Earlier, she worked at Levant TV and Resonance FM and served as a researcher at the BBC and ITV in their documentary and factual TV departments.

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