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The Very Real Risk of Ransomware

August 14, 2020 @ 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


August 14, 2020
8:00 am - 9:40 am
Event Category:


CPE Credits
Basic knowledge of technology strategy and standards
NASBA Category
Computer Software and Applications
Tommy Stephens
Delivery Method
Group Live Seminar
Who Should Attend
Business professionals seeking to secure sensitive data
K2 Event ID
Event Location
Birmingham, AL
Conference Title
AL Technology Conference