2017 Threat Landscape: Increased Sophistication, or More of the Same?
Speaker: Panel of Secureworks Counter Threat Unit Researchers
Duration: 45 Minutes
As 2016 draws to a close, security professionals worldwide will be left pondering another year of publicised breaches, vulnerabilities and threats. So what are the key takeaways and how can global security events from the past 12 months inform your plans for 2017? We've asked a panel of experts from the Secureworks Counter Threat Unit™, our highly-trained team of experienced security researchers, to paint a picture of threat actors and their tradecraft across the globe by sharing their views on 2016's most significant security events. The panel ends the session by providing actionable insights and recommendations for organisations to factor into their security strategy in 2017.
What you will learn:
- eCrime trends including the rise of ransomware, business email compromise and the Mirai IoT botnet activity
- Nation state sponsored threats and whether organisations are set up to defend against them
- How organisations can use threat intelligence gathered in 2016 to improve security