A Master Class on IT Security: Roger Grimes Teaches Ransomware Mitigation
Date: Tuesday, September 12 at 11am PT / 2pm ET
Cyber-criminals have become thoughtful about ransomware attacks; taking time to maximize your organization’s potential damage and their payoff. Protecting your network from this growing threat is more important than ever. And nobody knows this more than Roger Grimes, Data-Driven Defense Evangelist at KnowBe4.
With 30+ years experience as a computer security consultant, instructor, and award-winning author, Roger has dedicated his life to making sure you’re prepared to defend against quickly-evolving IT security threats like ransomware.
Join Roger for this thought-provoking webinar to learn what you can do to prevent, detect, and mitigate ransomware.
In this session you’ll learn:
- How to detect ransomware programs, even those that are highly stealthy
- Official recommendations from the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
- The policies, technical controls, and education you need to stop ransomware in its tracks
- Why good backups (even offline backups) no longer save you from ransomware
You can learn how to identify and stop these attacks before they wreak havoc on your network.
About the presenters:
Roger Grimes, Data-Driven Defense Evangelist, KnowBe4
Roger Grimes, KnowBe4’s Data-Driven Defense Evangelist, is a 30-year computer security consultant, instructor, holder of dozens of computer certifications and an award-winning author of 10 books and over 1,000 magazine articles on computer security. He now serves as the Data-Driven Security Analyst for KnowBe4. He has worked at some of the world’s largest computer security companies, including Foundstone, McAfee and Microsoft. Grimes holds a bachelor’s degree from Old Dominion University. He was the weekly security columnist for InfoWorld and CSO magazines from 2005-2019.