Cybersecurity expert, CEO and author of Hacked Again, Scott Schober, takes the audience through best security practices without overwhelming technical minutiae. Scott prepares small business owners, employees and general consumers for any cyberthreat by detailing simple but effective strategies including password maintenance, phishing awareness, ransomware defenses, social engineering tricks and much more.
President and CEO
Berkeley Varitronics Systems (BVS)
Scott N. Schober is the President and CEO of Berkeley Varitronics Systems (BVS), a 45 year-old New Jersey-based privately held company and leading provider of advanced, world-class wireless test and security solutions. Scott has developed cellular test instruments used primarily for cellular buildout throughout the U.S. with a recent focus on security solutions for cell phone detection tools, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and IoT used to enforce a ‘no wireless’ security policy enforced in government, corporate, military, educational, correctional and law enforcement facilities around the world.
Scott is a highly sought after author and expert for live security events, media appearances and commentary on the topics of ransomware, wireless threats, drone surveillance and hacking, cybersecurity for consumers and small business and emerging blockchain technologies. He is often seen on ABC News, Bloomberg TV, Al Jazeera America, CBS This Morning News, CGTN America, CNN, Fox Business and many more networks. His security advice can be heard on national radio networks including NPR, Sirius XM and Bloomberg Radio. Scott regularly presents at tech and security conferences discussing wireless technology and its role in breaches along with his vision for best practices to stay safe in the future. Scott is an advisor to BlockSafe Technologies www.BlockSafeTech.com