Ransomware. The very name strikes fear in the heart of organizations. This type of malware attack isn’t new, but it’s more popular than ever, and spreading.
The scourge of ransomware is now in the news on a weekly basis, as companies all over the world—big and small, public and private—won- der if it will be their company in the headlines next. It’s a legitimate, and growing, fear, as the attackers get more sophisticated and automated attacks become more common.
The good news is that you can fight back. Things like cloud-based backup and disaster recovery, better detection methods, and new ways to help employees recognize threats are making organizations safer every day.
Another way to make yourself more ransomware resistant is through this book, which covers everything you need to know about how ransomware works, how to prepare for it, and how to defeat it when it comes for you.
“A great reference for defenders and CISOs that want to understand really the ransomware problem.
This is absolutely a “must have” for any security professional (Blue Teams, CISOs) that wants to understand the ransomware problem, how the adversaries execute the intrusions and many techniques to counteract the attacks.”
– Amazon.com Reviewer
With more than 20 years of experience in ransomware and information security, Allan Liska has improved countless organizations’ security posture using more effective intelligence.
Liska provides ransomware-related counsel and key recommendations to major global corporations and government agencies, sitting on national ransomware task forces and speaking at global conferences. Liska has worked as both a security practitioner and an ethical hacker at Symantec, iSIGHT Partners, FireEye, and Recorded Future.
Regularly cited in The Washington Post, Bloomberg, The New York Times, and NBC News, he’s a leading voice in ransomware and intelligence security. Liska has authored numerous books, including “The Practice of Network Security,” “Building an Intelligence-Led Security Program,” “Securing NTP: A Quick-Start Guide,” “Ransomware: Defending Against Digital Extortion,” and “DNS Security: Defending the Domain Name System.”
It’s the ransomware resource you can’t afford to be without. 437 Pages of ransomware know-how. Stay ahead of the cybercriminals: get your copy now!