Ransomware Prevention and Response
Lunchtime Virtual Seminar
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
12:30PM to 1:30PM
A Seminar Series offered by the Capital Medical Society
For physician office staff (clinical and non-clinical), practice administrators,
office managers and business office managers.
CMS member offices only!
All it takes is one person clicking on a link, and all of your shared files could be locked up for good. Organizations of all kinds— from financial institutions to law firms to manufacturers— are held hostage by ransomware, the malicious software that encrypts your data until you pay a hefty fee. Today’s criminals also threaten to publish or sell your information if you don’t meet their demands. How can you reduce your risk of a ransomware incident, and how should you respond if you fall victim? Tune in to hear simple steps you can take to reduce the risk of ransomware attacks and respond effectively.
Topic is best suited for a general, technical or executive audience.
Once you register you will receive the Webinar link.
Sherri is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of the recently released book “Data Breaches.” As a recognized expert in cybersecurity and data breach response, Sherri has been called a “security badass” by The New York Times. She has conducted cybersecurity training for many distinguished organizations, including the Department of Defense, the American Bar Association, FFIEC/FDIC, and many more. She is a faculty member at the Pacific Coast Banking School, and an instructor for Black Hat, where she teaches her “Data Breaches” course. She is also the co-author of Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers Through Cyberspace (Prentice Hall, 2012), a noted security text in the private sector and a college textbook for many cybersecurity courses. Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN), and holds her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT. She has also been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien”.