2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Follow the Money: Cyber Crime and the Black Market

Tuesday, March 17
12:30PM - 1:30PM

JW Marriott
Salon 3
110 E 2nd St


What exactly happens when a cyber criminal steals your credit card number? Believe it or not, in a matter of a couple hours your personal information could have taken a trip to multiple countries before being sold on the Black Market. When it comes to cyber crime, the Internet is a global ecosystem and hackers know no borders. Come take a behind-the-scenes look as we follow a stolen credential’s international journey through the Black Market. See for yourself how cyber crime isn’t a single issue impacting one country, but rather a global issue impacting consumers, corporations and governments around the world. In what country will our stolen credential end up? Join us to find out.


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Byron Acohido



Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Byron Acohido is one of the nation’s most respected cybersecurity and privacy experts. Acohido recently joined identity risk consultancy IDT911 as Editor-In-Chief...

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Joel Lang

Dev Dir


Joel Lang has spent the last five years in Austin’s Venture Capital and Startup communities, identifying novel ways to use data to generate revenue. In his current role at CSID, he is taking a new ...

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