Ransomware Readiness: Why Cybersecurity is Not Just an IT Problem

Event details:

Thursday, May 2, 2024
1:00 PM ET


Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin

About this Talk:

Sophisticated threat actors, such as ransomware gangs and state-sponsored adversaries, utilize ransomware to disrupt educational institutions and extort millions of dollars in ransoms. As these threats escalate, education leaders recognize the need to invest in cybersecurity. However, navigating the complex marketplace, acronyms, and hyperbolic promises make selecting technology and finding the right solutions challenging.

Join cybersecurity expert Mark Sangster, Vice President, Chief of Strategy, as he breaks down why cybersecurity is not just an IT problem but an agency problem.

What you will learn:

  • Why educational leaders need to grasp the organizational risks related to cybersecurity to make informed decisions.t
  • How to optimize resources and programs to increase return on investment.
  • Ways to meet regulatory requirements and showcase the success of cybersecurity initiatives to stakeholders within the education sector.

Highlights from the New Threat Insights 2024 Volume I Report

Event details:

Thursday, April 18, 2024
1:00 PM ET


Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin
Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research, Adlumin

About this Talk:

Explore the latest ransomware cyber-threat trends in this new research from the Adlumin Threat Research Team.

The Adlumin Threat Research Team has been dedicated to tracking and analyzing the most important cybersecurity trends, including ransomware. Keeping up to date with these threats can make the difference between a minor event and an operational shutdown.

Join Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research, and our host, Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin as the pair reviews significant takeaways, trends, and vulnerabilities in the new Threat Insights 2024 Volume I report.

In this webinar, you’ll receive: • Exclusive Insights from Adlumin’s Threat Insights 2024 Volume I report • Detailed Analysis of Emerging threat trends in cybersecurity, including the latest in ransomware attacks • Strategies to implement Proactive Vulnerability Management in your cybersecurity strategy As a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you our new Threat Insights 2024 Volume I report. Additionally, one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.

What you will learn:

  • Exclusive insights from Adlumin’s Threat Insights 2024 Volume I Report
  • Detailed analysis of emerging threat trends in cybersecurity, including the latest in ransomware attacks
  • Strategies to implement vulnerability management in your cybersecurity strategy
As a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you our new Threat Insights 2024 Volume I report. Additionally, one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.

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