Ransomware insights in 2019: What we learned and how to foresee threats coming

Presented by

Fedor Sinitsyn and Orkhan Mamedov, Kaspersky Advanced Threats Research and Detection Team

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Ransomware, or malicious cryptors, are among the most active types of malware in 2019: This year, they’ve been paralyzing the infrastructure of cities, commercial and public entities. Fedor Sinitsyn and Orkhan Mamedov of Kaspersky Advanced Threats Research and Detection Team will summarize their experience and share insights on what we learned this year, and what is coming up on the threat landscape. The following topics will be covered during the webinar: - Overview of active ransomware families and groups in 2019 - The main vectors of cryptor distribution - Detailed analysis of the most popular and advanced cryptor families - Targeted attacks on organizations - Use of legitimate software by cryptors - How to avoid becoming a victim (using products to protect an organization's infrastructure) - What to do if an organization becomes a victim of a cryptor - Q&A session

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