Risk Management: The Reality of ID Theft and Data Breach

On-Demand until 9/2018

In this free webinar, industry experts John Iannarelli and Mark Pribish will outline various cyber threats and what dealerships can do to prevent them. FREE

Karen O'Rourke
News Editor
Automotive News

Webinar Summary

Why would criminals rob a bank when they can steal far more money by sitting at a computer screen? More and more people and businesses are becoming the victims of ID theft and cyber-crime yet consumers and small businesses are not equipped to address the problem. In this webinar, industry experts John Iannarelli and Mark Pribish will discuss the most common ways you are vulnerable to the cyber threats, to include identity theft, fraud scams, hackers and even terrorists. Then they’ll discuss the reality of data breaches, identity theft and the threat landscape.

Attend this webinar to learn aspects of auto dealership cyber security, including:

  • That no one business can ever prevent itself from experiencing a data breach event
  • That no one business can ever prevent an individual from becoming a victim of ID theft
  • How to support employee and customer education
  • How to support pre-breach planning and post-breach response and recovery
  • How to mitigate ID theft and data breach exposures for your auto dealership, your employees and your customers


John Iannarelli
Ret. FBI Special Agent
The JI Consulting Group, LLC


John G. Iannarelli retired from the FBI after more than 20 years of service, during which time he was the FBI’s National Spokesperson, on the FBI Cyber Division executive staff, an FBI SWAT team member, and the Assistant Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Phoenix Division. In Phoenix, John oversaw all Criminal, Cyber, and Counter Intelligence Investigations throughout Arizona.

During his FBI tenure, John was also the recipient of the FBI Director’s Distinguished Service Award, for which he was selected from the ranks of the Bureau’s 35,000 employees. John is also the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Computer Science in recognition of his contributions to the field of cyber investigations.

Mark Pribish
Vice President and
ID Theft Practice Leader
Merchants Information
Solutions, Inc.

Mark Pribish has 27 years of insurance and risk experience including the identify theft and data breach risk management business sectors. As VP and ID Theft Practice Leader at Merchants Information Solutions, Inc., Mark has helped lead the product line development, marketing and sales for consumer identity theft and small business data breach solutions. Prior to joining Merchants, Mark held senior level positions at AIG and Aon. He has authored hundreds of articles and is frequently interviewed by local and national media as an ID theft and data breach risk management expert. He is a graduate of the University of Dayton.