Unit 42 Cybercrime Casefiles - A Ransomware Investigation

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Join Cuong Dinh, Unit 42 Principal Consultant at alo Alto Networks

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Hear a firsthand account of a recent ransomware investigation and get actionable insights on how you can protect your organization from an attack. Threat actors are constantly innovating and adjusting their tactics to improve the likelihood of a successful attack. This is especially true for ransomware operators looking to make fast money – they want to get in fast, cause as much damage as possible and increase the pressure on organizations to pay a ransom. This is a difficult situation for any organization to face alone. That’s why when a threat actor gained access to a large manufacturer’s systems and demanded a multimillion-dollar ransom payment, they called in Unit 42™ to help them respond with confidence. Join Cuong Dinh, Unit 42 Principal Consultant, in this session to hear: -A firsthand account of the investigation, including the anatomy of the attack and what steps the -client took to get back up and running. -Insight into key ransomware trends and evolving techniques. -Recommendations to defend against attacks.

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