Brian N. Cyprian has been a Special Agent since 2005 and supervisor for the Charlotte Cyber Task Force since March 2016. Prior to reporting to Charlotte, Cyprian was assigned to FBI Headquarters, Cyber Division, where he managed national security cyber intrusion investigations. He has worked in the Chicago and Kansas City Field Offices, and was in charge of the online distance education program at a regional university before joining the FBI. Cyprian has a B.S. in Computer Information Systems and a MBA from Texas A&M University–Commerce.
With the advancement and availability of technology, the world we live in is vastly different than it was 20 years ago or even 10. The interconnected nature of our digital society provides for efficiency and convenience but also creates opportunities for malicious activity. The presentation will address cyber threats, trends, best practices and career opportunities with the FBI.