Lessons From a Journey Into a Real-World Ransomware Attack

Lessons From a Journey Into a Real-World Ransomware Attack

The webinar took place on Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Webinar Presentation Paul Fisher
Webinar Presentation Joseph Carson

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Join this webinar to:

  • Understand why a ransomware protection strategy is important for your company.
  • Witness how easy it can be for cyber criminals to compromise privileged credentials.
  • Discover the common weaknesses that ransomware attackers exploit.
  • Understand the importance of a good incident response plan.
  • Learn how to block cyber criminals from launching ransomware attacks.
  • Identify strategies that can help recover from ransomware attacks.

How to build cyber resilience to reduce the impact of ransomware attacks

Ransomware Attacks have become the biggest single cyber risk for enterprises of any size and industry. Research indicates a steep rise not only in the number of attacks, but as well in the average damage per incident. It is therefore essential that organizations are prepared for these attacks.

Join cyber security experts Paul Fisher, Senior Analyst at KuppingerCole Analysts and Joseph Carson, Chief Security Scientist & Advisory CISO at Thycotic as they discuss the potentially devastating effects of ransomware attacks and how to build cyber resilience to reduce the impact.

Speakers Contribution

Paul Fisher, will outline why ransomware attacks need to be taken seriously by companies of all sizes in every sector around the world. He will explain some of the ways cyber criminals can target businesses for a ransomware attack and advise on how IAM and PAM platforms can help reduce the risk of a ransomware attack.

Joseph Carson will take you on a fascinating journey inside the mind of an ethical hacker’s response to a ransomware incident in which attackers achieved full domain admin compromise. He will show how to uncover evidence of the techniques used by ransomware attackers, the common ways they achieve their goals, and how this knowledge can be used to bolster cyber defenses.

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Paul Fisher is a Lead Analyst who researches primarily on cybersecurity and identity and access management (IAM). He also studies trends in AI, IoT and data governance for different industry sectors including automotive. Paul is responsible for managing relevant quantitative research at...

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