Webinar Recording Dec 09, 2020

Understanding the Ransomware Landscape (English)

This talk consists of 3 main parts: a historical overview of the ransomware phenomenon, how Cyber Threat Intelligence driven security can prevent a ransomware attack by providing the strategic, operational and tactical intelligence, and a description of a worst case scenario resulting from a successful ransomware attack against a targeted victim.

Key Objectives: 

  • Contextual understanding of ransomware malware and its evolution. 
  • The most common Modi Operandi of ransomware threat actors. 
  • The most common Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures employed in ransomware operations. 
  • Ransomware prevention and response via CTI driven security leveraging strategic, operational and tactical intelligence. 
  • What to do if your organization falls victim of a ransomware attacks. 
  • All the steps that can be taken to avoid paying the ransom. 
  • In case ransom payment is the only option available, how to approach the ransomware actor and initiate the negotiation process.



Ippolito Forni, Threat Intelligence Consultant and Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst. 


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