As you can see from watching the news, ransomware trends continue to rise. Ransomware was a $17 BILLION industry in 2020 and projects to exceed $20 billion in 2021. The average ransom demand continues to increase, as do the number of organizations being targeted, with no signs of slowing down.
Join us to recap the statistics related to ransomware and learn how to prepare for this growing threat. Numerous published best practices will be reviewed to assist our institutions to build stronger defenses. Lessons learned from case studies captured from real world ransomware tragedies will be reflected on.
What You Will Learn:
In this session we will review the following items to build our understanding of ransomware and how best to defend against it:
- Ransomware Trends
- How infections begin
- Top Controls to Mitigate Risk and Lessons Learned
- Regulatory Guidance and Expectations
- Ransom Payment and Recovery Methods
Who Should Attend?
Information Security Officer, IT Manager, Risk Officer, Internal Auditor, Board members, or other management team members looking to understand risks from Ransomware.