VITA Global Networking Breakfast – Cyber Security with Homeland Security Investigations Recap

On Wednesday, November 30th, The Valley International Trade Association (VITA) presented their global networking breakfast on Cyber Vigilance and Business.

Andrew Reynolds, Acting Supervisory Special Agent and Christopher Hicks, Special Agent with Homeland Security Investigations, discussed how to protect your business against cyber attacks.

Acting Group Supervisor Reynolds has experience in the investigation of Cybercrime, Intellectual Property Theft, Financial and Fraud investigations and is a certified computer forensic investigator, currently responsible for the supervision of the HSI Los Angeles Computer Forensics Group. This group is responsible for the triage and analysis of digital evidence for Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County, Riverside County, and San Bernardino County.

Special Agent Hicks has experience in the investigation of Cybercrime, Intellectual Property Theft, Financial and Fraud investigations and is currently assigned to the HSI Los Angeles Cyber Financial Group as well as the Westside High Tech Task Force. The HSI Los Angeles Cyber Financial Group is responsible for the investigation of cyber-enabled crimes which pertain to money laundering, fraud, the illicit trafficking of monetary instruments, and smuggling of contraband.