Dark Web and Threat Actors

Exploring the good, the bad and the ugly side of the Dark Web, presented by guest speakers Chris Woods, CEO and Michael Earle, Threat Intelligence Lead from the CyberQ Group.

During this presentation, Chris and Michael will provide an overview of the Dark Web. They will demonstrate what the Dark Web is used for; COVID 19 scams, technical insights, threat intelligence on breaches and the positive side of the Dark Web.

Birmingham Tech Week is run in association with:


Chris Woods
CyberQ Group

Michael Earle
Cyber Threat Intelligence Lead
CyberQ Group

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