R Hummel, Threat Intel Mgr NTCT; J Burgess, Tech Lead Threat Intel Adv CrowdStrike; Z Nelson, Intel & Ops Team Lead HISAC
During the discussion, Zach Nelson from H-ISAC will ask our experts about the tools leveraged to extort resources from healthcare organizations and the indicators and dynamics that illustrate that cybercrime incidents are rising. Further, our experts will explore the steps healthcare organizations can take to protect themselves from extortion attempts. Intrinsic to the dialogue will be context around the risks and similarities between DDoS extortion and ransomware attacks.
Attendees will learn:
• How eCriminals are evolving and enhancing their tools to evade security applications
• What steps can be taken to protect organizations from extortion attempts
• How increased complexity and risk have grown the overall threats deployed
• What are the differences and cross-over points between ransomware and DDoS extortion attacks