The SecureWorks Perspective: WannaCry (WCry) Ransomware Attack
Speaker: Keith Jarvis and Aaron Shelmire
Duration: 1 Hour
On May 12th, a large cyberattack using WannaCry was launched infecting hundreds of thousands of computers in 150 countries.This ransomware attack has hit multiple continents and continues to spread and propagate – meaning the worst might not be over.
Join SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit™ (CTU™) researchers, Keith Jarvis and Aaron Shelmire in this exclusive client webcast, where they discuss details of the WannaCry (WCry) Ransomware attack. Our experts will discuss this and similar attacks and help your organisation explain the importance of avoiding malicious attempts and the value of keeping up to date with patches and software versions.
In this webcast we will discuss:
- History and timeline of how it began
- What is this ransomware and how it operates
- How to avoid becoming a victim
- How to be vigilant of misinformation
- SecureWorks recommended actions to protect yourself
- Interactive Q&A session