2016 Malware Year in Review: Tricks, Threats, and Triumphs

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Brendan Griffin, Threat Intelligence Manager at PhishMe

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In 2016, the PhishMe Intelligence team saw over 2,500 active threat reports, the widespread implementation of anti-analysis methods, a notable evolution in techniques and tools to deliver malware, and the growing threat of encryption ransomware. Now more than ever, it has become more important to detect and interdict malware during the delivery phase. What can you do to defend your environment? What will threat actors do to step things up in 2017? Join Brendan Griffin, to learn about: •The evolution of malware and encrypted ransomware •2016’s most prevalent threats •Identifying the latest malware delivery tools and techniques •Developing a modern defense strategy and empowering your users •What to look out for in 2017

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