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Ransomware Prevention and Response

All it takes is one person clicking on a link, and all of your data could be locked up for good.

Organizations of all kinds— from health care to law firms to manufacturers and more— are held hostage by ransomware, the malicious software that encrypts your data until you pay a hefty fee. Exposure threats are on the rise, where criminals also steal your data and then threaten to publish it unless you pay.

How can you reduce your risk of a ransomware incident, and how should you respond if you fall victim? In this talk, we’ll show you the latest ransomware in action, including screenshots from real-world cases. We’ll discuss strategies for preventing and responding to modern ransomware attacks, including common mistakes to avoid. Learn simple steps you can take to reduce the risk of ransomware attacks and respond effectively.

Matt Durrin
Co-Author, Ransomware and Cyber Extortion: Response and Prevention