Transforming Cutting-Edge Threat Research into Defense Strategies

Event Details

Date: June 28, 2024
Time: 10AM PT  /  1PM ET

About this Talk

Educational institutions face unique cyber threats, and staying ahead requires not just awareness, but actionable strategies to defend against adversaries. This webinar dives deep into the latest threat research and explores how to apply it to your defenses.

Why you can’t miss this webinar:

  • Live Demonstration: Witness a demonstration of MFA bypass techniques used by cybercriminals, showing you exactly how these attacks unfold.
  • Actionable Intelligence: Discover how to convert threat research into practical defense measures for your organization.
  • Tailored Solutions: Learn specific strategies for protecting against the unique challenges faced by K-12 and higher education institutions.



Presenters

Mark Sangster
VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin

Bryan LangleyModerator
Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government

Ransomware Realities – Beyond the Basics

Event Details

Date: June 18, 2024
Time: 10AM PT  /  1PM ET

About this Talk

Ransomware attacks are no longer just a headline—they’re a daily reality for public sector organizations. Join us for an in-depth webinar exploration of ransomware, where we’ll peel back the layers and reveal the threats and practical defenses.

Why you can’t miss this webinar:

  • Behind-the-Scenes Insights: Explore exclusive research on ransomware gangs, their motivations, and their connections to global events.
  • Early Detection Tactics: Learn actionable strategies to identify ransomware threats before they strike, including examples of security readiness tests your agency can run.
  • Frontline Perspectives: Hear how government leaders managed ransomware attacks and navigated stakeholder demands.



Presenters

Mark Sangster

VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin

Bryan Langley – Moderator

Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government

How to Choose an MDR Provider. Five Questions You Need to Ask.

Event details:

Date: June 20 2024
Time: 1:00 PM ET

Presenter:

Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy

About this talk:

Decode cybersecurity jargon and make an informed decision when evaluating cybersecurity companies.

The cybersecurity marketplace is vast and full of acronyms. Just knowing where to start, what kind of security to research, and which cybersecurity vendor to go with takes an enormous amount of time.

Join Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, as he breaks down and simplifies the Managed Detection and Response (MDR) market. Mark will also discuss takeaways from Adlumin’s MDR buyer guide to help buyers make an informed decision.




In this webinar, you’ll learn how to:

  • Understand the cybersecurity marketplace and the questions to ask when starting your search
  • Evaluate what type of security solutions work best for your organization and how to meet compliance challenges
  • Evaluate MDR companies and ask the right questions to ask before taking any next stepsAs a thank you for joining our webinar, we’ll send you our MDR Buyer’s Guide. Additionally, one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.

Outsmarting the Adversaries: How AI is Transforming Threat Detection & Response



Event details:

Thursday, May 23, 2024
1:00 PM ET

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Ben McPherson, Head of Solutions Engineering at Adlumin

About this Talk:

This webinar will explore how artificial intelligence (AI) is being used to revolutionize data security. Industry experts Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, and Ben McPherson, Head of Solutions Engineering, will discuss how AI is addressing emerging threats in the cybersecurity landscape and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) space.

What you will learn:

  • How AI can analyze vast amounts of data to identify and predict security threats.
  • Different ways AI can be used to detect unusual user activity that might indicate a security breach.
  • Methods for how AI can be used to scan networks and systems for vulnerabilities.

As a thank you for joining our webinar, you’ll receive “The Ultimate Guide to Using Cybersecurity AI,” which includes key takeaways and recommendations for your security strategy. Additionally, one lucky participant will receive a $200 Amazon gift card.


Additional Resources





Ransomware Readiness: Why Cybersecurity is Not Just an IT Problem

Event details:

Thursday, May 2, 2024
1:00 PM ET

Presenters:

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.
  • 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

Presenters:

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.

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.


Additional Resources





Decoding Cyber Threats: Translating Binary into Industry Impact

Event details:

Monday, March 25, 2024
11:00 AM PT / 2:00 PM ET

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, VP, Chief of Strategy, Adlumin

Sean McSpaden, Senior Fellow, Center for Digital Government (Moderator)

About this talk:

The crucial distinction between a minor cyber incident and a major organizational disruption often gets lost in translation. Technical practitioners focus on technology, while agency leaders prioritize industry value and reputation, but in critical moments, mutual understanding is paramount.

Join Government Technology and Adlumin for a live webinar where our panel of experts will explore what effective leadership looks like during a cyber crisis.

Cybersecurity expert and author Mark Sangster will draw on lessons from actual ransomware incidents to construct a Cyber Rosetta Stone, facilitating communication to avert cyber disasters.

You’ll Learn:

  • The best practices for maintaining sound decision-making during an active cyber crisis
  • How to navigate the interpersonal side of cyber attacks – like human biases, office politics and perceived personal fears
  • Practical knowledge of building a comprehensive incident response strategy


The Balancing Act: Security vs. Budget in Community Banking

Event details:

On-Demand Webinar

Presenters:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin
Charles Potts, Executive Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer, ICBA Innovation

About this talk:

Community banks are the lifeblood of local economies, but they often face unique challenges, especially when it comes to juggling extensive compliance regulations with limited resources. Spend 15 minutes with Adlumin’s Vice President, Chief of Strategy, Mark Sangster, and Executive Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer, ICBA Innovation, Charles Potts, to gain the knowledge and tools to protect your bank and your community!


The Compliance Tightrope

Event details:

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
2:00 PM CDT

Presenter:

Mark Sangster, Chief of Strategy at Adlumin

About this talk:

Balancing Security with Budget in Community Banking

Community banks are the lifeblood of local economies, but they often face unique challenges, especially when it comes to juggling extensive compliance regulations with limited resources.

Join Adlumin’s Vice President, Chief of Strategy, Mark Sangster, in this insightful webinar as he explores:

  • The growing compliance burden on community banks.
  • Effective strategies and tools to navigate compliance demands.
  • Gain access to resources and support for a comprehensive defense.
  • Protecting your community: Ensure security without sacrificing growth and agility.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn proven strategies to strengthen your bank’s compliance posture while optimizing your budget. Sign up today and gain the knowledge and tools to protect your bank and your community!



Industry Tip Tuesday: Threat Hunting and Legal Firms

Event details:

Tuesday, January 31, 2024

Presenters:

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

About this talk:

In the latest Industry Tip Tuesday session, Adlumin’s Mark Sangster, Vice President, Chief of Strategy, and Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research, review Adlumin’s latest Threat Insights report just for the legal industry and highlight what you need to know. Spend 15 minutes learning effective strategies that provide you with the knowledge and tools to protect your legal organization.