Ransomware Defense: Common Mistakes to AvoidAlso: Building Resilience in the Energy Sector; Securonix's New CEO
This week's edition of the ISMG Security Report discusses the mistakes enterprises commonly make when building ransomware defenses, the cybersecurity capabilities being built by the U.S. Department of Energy, and the first female CEO at Securonix - one of only a handful in the vendor community.
In this report, you'll hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- Peter Mackenzie of Sophos discuss challenges organizations face when they battle or respond to ransomware;
- Mara Winn of the U.S. Department of Energy share an overview of the recently proposed National Cyber-Informed Engineering Strategy;
- ISMG's Michael Novinson discuss how Securonix has snagged longtime executive Nayaki Nayyar as CEO to strengthen product capabilities and customer experience for the next-gen SIEM vendor.
The ISMG Security Report appears weekly on this and other ISMG websites. Don't miss the Nov. 24 and Dec. 1 editions, which respectively discuss the ransomware group Zeppelin's costly encryption mistake and why ransomware victims avoid calling it "ransomware."