Recent headlines seem like the number of Ransomware Attacks lately – but while the number of successful campaigns has increased, it only suggests that security teams have been negligent in securing their network resources.
That is Optiv Security’s belief, which even suggests that the vast majority of companies that give in to their cyber tormentor are victims of their own creation. The company believes that most of the businesses are due to the rampant Online Safety Wrongdoing that makes them vulnerable to ransomware attacks.
James Turgal, former assistant director of the FBI Information and Technology Branch (CIO) and current VP of Cyber Risk, Strategy and Transformation at Optiv, has personally helped many companies respond to and recover from ransomware attacks. We spoke to him about the evolving nature of the