Pandemic Cyberattack Mayhem: New Issues and Updated Approaches to Cyberattacks in the Wake of the Pandemic


Combating cyberattacks and protecting a bank’s data and reputation continues to be a top priority for banks in the wake of the pandemic. To address the steady increase of cyberattacks and the new issues that have surfaced since the COVID19 pandemic, the Western Bankers Association (WBA) has updated and elevated its Incident Response Program (IRP). The IRP team consists of multiple cybersecurity disciplines to mitigate risk associated with data security (cyber insurance; information security; legal and regulatory; and reputational management) and specialists.

During this panel discussion, hear the latest news on cyber threats, combative measures, and specific bank consultation on incident response preparedness in today’s new environment.

Sean Hoar, Partner & Chair, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Peter Marchel, Esq., President & CEO, Marchel & Associates Risk Consulting
Casey Boggs, President, ReputationUs