We persistently communicate information via online platforms in this era of information technology, which finally increases the fear of security breaches, both for individuals and businesses. Cyber Security is the buzzword that business students must be aware of. To enlighten students on this topic of immense importance, the Department of Management Information System organized a webinar titled “Webinar on Endpoint Security Solutions mitigating cyber threats to Business Enterprise” on Sunday, August 03, 2021. The webinar was held on the Microsoft Teams platform from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The Resource Person for the webinar was Mr. Tushar Srivastava, Chief Technology Officer, REVE Systems. Mr. Srivastava has 15 years of experience in the Technology, Telecommunications, and Security industry. His competence specializes in the development and leadership of technology teams to create and produce medium to large-scale products. The webinar was prepared for FBA students and included students from the courses Internet Security and Computing & Business Applications. Mr. Md. Mehzabul Hoque Nahid (Assistant Professor, Department of MIS, AIUB) organized and moderated the webinar.
Mr. Tushar Srivastava provided instances of typical cyber risks and mitigation methods for businesses. He provided suggestions and tactics for avoiding cybercrime. Throughout the webinar, the audience also learnt about cybersecurity issues and the best technique for preparing for this particular sector. The webinar became livelier with the industry experiences from Mr. Jianul Hossain Chowdhury (GM, REVE Systems), Azmir Hossain (Head of Marketing, REVE Systems Prince Al Mamun (Manager -Tech Support, REVE Systems), Mr. Raihan Kibria (Lecturer, Department of MIS). The program culminated with an interactive question-and-answer session involving audience faculty and students, the organizers, and the Resource Person. Dr. Nisar Ahmed (Professor & Director, MBA program, Faculty of Business administration, AIUB) provided the closing remarks by thanking Mr. Tushar Srivastava for the informative session. Ms. Nazia Farhana (Assistant Professor, Department of MIS, AIUB) and Mr. Jubayer Suhan (Assistant Professor, Department of MIS, AIUB) were also present in the webinar.