This webinar is intended for LAW ENFORCEMENT personnel: those who are
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An underground movement of hackers is taking over victim telephones and
draining their financial accounts! In the past 12 months, a California
high tech task force named REACT has identified more than 800 victims and nearly
$50 million in losses of cash and cryptocurrency. Please join Santa Clara
County Prosecutor Erin West and DA Investigator David Berry as they explain this
phenomenon known as “sim-swapping” and detail how the hackers are able to access
phones, hijack social media, and ultimately steal millions of dollars. We
will take a look at this new class of criminals and identify ways to protect
ourselves against this growing crime wave.
Erin West, Prosecutor, Santa Clara Prosecutors
David Berry, District Attorney Investigator, Santa Clara Prosecutors