Ransomware takes center stage at the RSA Conference

February 24th, 2017|Events, Spotlight|

Last week, I attended, presented, and hosted a series of sessions at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco. Attendees were treated to scary stories about new threats, attack mechanisms, and dangerous technologies causing headaches for security and IT pros everywhere. After all, who needs [...]

How to combat ransomware: 3 steps to take today

October 28th, 2016|Data security, Spotlight|

Nobody likes to think about their company’s critical data being compromised and held for ransom. Unfortunately, this type of threat, dubbed ransomware, cannot be ignored. In the first quarter of 2016 alone, CNN projected that cybercriminals collected more than $200 million through ransomware attacks. This [...]