Inside the Mind of a Con Artist

Saturday, May 22, 2021
From 10:00am to 11:15am Hawaii Time


Contact: Jackie Boland

Inside the Mind of a Con Artist

Join AARP Hawaii for a rare look inside the mind of a master con-artist.

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Deep within the internet is the Dark Web, a space where criminals can anonymously buy and sell illegal goods and private information. Known as the "Original Internet Godfather," Brett Johnson created one of the dark web's first online stores where criminals bought stolen credit cards, Social Security numbers, drugs and guns. After serving seven years in prison, Brett turned his back on criminal enterprise and became a consultant for the Secret Service and the cybersecurity industry.  During this webinar Brett will reveal how he became a con man, why he changed his ways, and how you can protect yourself from cybercriminals.

This session will offered on Zoom. If you are using a tablet or Smartphone, please download the free Zoom meeting app before the event.

Closed captioning is available on request.  Please contact Jackie Boland at  

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