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Group-IB’s Vesta Matveeva on What the Latest Cybercrimes Can Teach Us
Vesta Matveeva, principal digital forensics expert, Group-IB

As a digital forensics investigator, Vesta Matveeva of Russia’s Group-IB has great insight into the latest cyber attack trends – and the attackers. What conclusions can we draw about how to bolster defenses in 2018?

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In an interview at Information Security Media Group’s recent 2017 London Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit, Matveeva discusses:

  • The latest crime trends;
  • Attack attribution;
  • Why attacks and fraud will increase despite our defensive efforts.

Matveeva is an acting digital forensics expert, specializing in computer crime investigations, digital research, forensic investigation, and incident response. She has experience working closely with both local and global law enforcement agencies to do research and collect digital evidence that would help to find cybercriminals and bring them to justice. Matveeva is also an author and co-author of multiple scientific articles, training courses, computer forensics teaching methods and cybersecurity tips.