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The Very Real Risk of Ransomware

August 18 @ 8:00 am - 9:40 am

Course Description

Over the past two years, ransomware has surged as a major threat to individuals and organizations of all sizes. To illustrate the threat ransomware is, its’ annual cost to businesses is now estimated at over $8 billion, up from $1 billion in 2016. Against that backdrop, ask yourself “am I at risk?” Of course, the likely answer is “yes”. To reduce this risk, you should participate in this session where you will learn how you can avoid becoming yet another victim of ransomware. The survival of your business may depend on it!

Learning Objectives

Define “ransomware” and identify how ransomware is disruptive List the major ways ransomware is transmitted
Identify key controls you should implement to reduce your ransomware risk

Details

Date:
August 18
Time:
8:00 am - 9:40 am
Event Category:

Other

CPE Credits
2
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of technology strategy and standards
NASBA Category
Computer Software and Applications
Instructor
Steve Yoss
Delivery Method
Group Live Seminar
Who Should Attend
Business professionals seeking to secure sensitive data
K2 Event ID
26919
Event Location
Charlotte, NC
Conference Title
NC Summer Techfest
Event Time Zone
EST

Venue

Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
5700 Westpark Drive
Charlotte,NC28217United States
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