Detecting Threats and Protecting Your Data

The security threat matrix for the modern IT environment is evolving. Why? there are more users, a lot more data and new technologies that are capable of carrying information over vast, widely-distributed ecosystems. In fact, a recent Cisco Service Provider report shows that global IP traffic has increased fivefold over the past five years, and will increase threefold over the next five years. By the end of 2016, annual global IP traffic will pass the zettabyte (1000 exabytes) threshold, and will reach 2 zettabytes per year by 2019.

What you will learn:

  • The Ransomware Story: History, Types of Ransomware, and Future Impacts
  • Risks to the corporation and what every systems administrator should consider when securing their data
  • Precautions, best practices, and fighting ransomware