Briefings


NJCCIC Cyber Threat Intelligence Analysts are available to provide cybersecurity briefings, at no cost to the public, based on your agency or organization needs.


Please see below for the types of available cybersecurity briefings:

    Current State of Cybercrime

    • This one-hour presentation will provide an overview of the different types of profit-motivated cybercrimes targeting US businesses, governments, and consumers. Analysts will provide an overview of the tactics and trends in cybercrime, including, but not limited to, ransomware, business email compromise, data theft, skimming devices, point-of-sale malware, malicious advertising, and other extortion tactics. A Q&A session with attendees will conclude the presentation.

    History of Nation-State Hacking

    • This one-hour presentation will provide an overview of historical incidents involving cyberattacks or cyber-espionage conducted by or on-behalf of foreign nations, including Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea. Analysts will outline the current assessment of threats posed by nation-state adversaries and the different motivations and tactics employed by these actors. A Q&A session with attendees will conclude the presentation.

    Introduction to the Dark Web

    • This one-hour to 90 minute presentation will provide you with a basic understanding of the Dark Web and TOR network. Analysts will outline the origins of the Dark Web, types of illicit information/goods/services that are available for purchase, who uses it and why. A Q&A session with attendees will conclude the presentation. This presentation does not cover child exploitation.  

    Ransomware Prevention Training Program

    • This one-hour presentation will provide the audience with an understanding of ransomware, a type of malicious software that attempts to extort money from victims by restricting access to computer systems, mobile devices, and files. Analysts will outline how ransomware works, why it’s so prevalent, and how individuals and organizations can best protect themselves from a ransomware infection. Videos demonstrating the following will be shown: the ransomware infection process, the impact of a ransomware attack on a small business, a hacker’s advertisement promoting the sale of a ransomware kit, and a brute-force attack on an RDP port. A Q&A session with attendees will conclude the presentation.

    Sector-Specific Cybersecurity Risk and Best Practices

    • This one-hour briefing will provide members of New Jersey’s public or private sector organizations with an understanding and awareness of today's cybersecurity risk environment with an overview of the vulnerabilities, threats, and impacts of cybersecurity issues facing their sector. Analysts will discuss the role of the NJCCIC, the sector’s risk factors, examples of recent incidents impacting the sector, and an overview of best practices to mitigate and manage risk. A Q&A session with attendees will conclude the presentation.