Sizing Up the Impact of the Ransomware Attack and How to Mitigate Risks
In the latest weekly update, a panel of Information Security Media Group editors discusses the repercussions of the Kaseya ransomware incident, the immediate response of the cybersecurity community and key risk management takeaways.
The editors – Suparna Goswami, associate editor, ISMG Asia; Anna Delaney, director, productions; Mathew Schwartz, executive editor, Data Breach Today and Europe; and Tom Field, senior vice president, editorial – discuss:
- Comments from Tom Kellermann of VMware Carbon Black on the timing and scale of the Kaseya attack;
- How the Kaseya attack compares to other cyberattacks attributed to the REvil ransomware group, as well as key risk mitigation takeaways;
- Insights from LafargeHolcim’s Manish Dave on building a “zero trust” framework to help mitigate cyberattack risks.
The ISMG Editors’ Panel runs on Fridays. Don’t miss our previous installments, including the July 2 and June 25 editions, which respectively discuss the FBI’s assessment of cybersecurity trends and open-source software security.