To Pay or Not to Pay, That Should Never Be the Question

Network Security, Ransomware & IOT Theatre

Wed 18th Oct 12:20 to 12:50

Until recently, ransomware is something many of us heard about, but never had to deal with. But with recent strains like WannaCry and Petya, firms that handle high-value information must ensure they have the proper defenses in place. In this session, eSentire’s Chief Security Strategist and Founder, Eldon Sprickerhoff reviews the risks of ransomware and provides best practices for protecting against the inevitable breach.

What you will take away from this session

  • An analysis of recent attacks and predictions for what’s coming next
  • How to reduce your attack surface using a triple methodology of Technology, Policy and Process
  • The importance of patch hygiene and vigilance in protecting against ransomware
  • Why endpoint forensics technologies are essential in detecting threats and vulnerabilities


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