Episode 14

The Return And Rise Of Ryuk Ransomware

Stanley Li and Sean Mahoney from Netswitch are joined by James Watson to discuss the return and rise of Ryuk ransomware - one of the most dangerous types of targeted enterprise ransomware:

-- What exactly is Ryuk ransomware?

-- Which types of organizations are being targeted?

-- What is the typical value of a Ryuk ransomware demand?

-- What are the simple, low-cost ways organizations can protect themselves from Ryuk?

Sponsored by Netswitch Technology Management - netswitch.net

About the Podcast

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Cybersecurity Chronicles

About your hosts

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Stanley Li

➤WHO I HELP & WHAT I DO: I help organizations with <1000 users to manage the cyber risk to meet compliance & regulatory requirements in IT & Cybersecurity. SecurIA®- the proprietary Managed Detection & Response platform I developed for Netswitch & Securli, has proven to reduce cost, risk, & time for our clients.

➤MY STORY: For the past 20 years I’ve dedicated my life to building Netswitch in order to protect and secure our clients’ data & critical infrastructure from the ever-increasing threat of cyber-attacks.
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Sean Mahoney

In today’s disparate workplace and the advances of technology, it is increasingly important to leverage technology to meet business requirements and drive cost savings. Sean is experienced in translating the technical to non-technical audiences.
It is incumbent upon businesses to identify opportunities to integrate automation and machine learning into operations to improve efficiencies and allow for faster reactions to market dynamics.
Sean has a distinguished career of high-caliber cross-functional executive management. Demonstrably accomplished in formulating improved methods and streamlining operations, combined with equal success in identifying and capturing new business opportunities.
A hundred bad days make a hundred good stories. A hundred good stories make me interesting at parties.
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James Watson

Agency owner, marketing consultant and sales automation expert. Founder of MoreResultsMarketing.com.