Ransomware 3.0: We Thought It Was Bad and Then It Got Even Worse

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Roger Grimes, Data-Driven Defense Evangelist, KnowBe4

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We thought it was bad enough when traditional ransomware started to steal data in its second generation of evolution, now dubbed "double extortion". The third stage of ransomware is beginning to happen now and will make us wish for the good, old days of Ransomware 2.0. Attend this presentation to learn how ransomware is evolving to inflict maximum damage and more importantly how to protect yourself and your organization. Roger A. Grimes, Data-Driven Defense Evangelist at KnowBe4, was among the first to warn the world about Ransomware 2.0 - the almost accidental attacks that became a storm. Here is his latest early warning. In this webinar you'll learn: - How ransomware is evolving beyond double extortion, what's coming next - The likely end-state of ransomware and how it will extract maximum value from each victim - Proven best practice defenses that you need to follow to avoid becoming a victim - How to empower your users to be the best, last line of defense when everything else fails Don’t become another statistic. Stay one step ahead of cybercriminals

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