Dinner and Roundtable Discussion

Date:  Tuesday, 10th May, 2016

Venue: Central London

Time: 6:45 PM for 7 PM, to finish by 9.15 PM

The DGSF hosted a Dinner and Roundtable discussion on Tuesday, 10th May 2016 to discuss Combatting Cyber Extortion.  

The Roundtable discussion included input from Marcus Viertel, who is Intel Security’s European expert on ransomware and crypto-malware, together with other specialist contributions.

Attendees considered:

  • Examples of recent attacks
  • The different types of cyber extortion
  • What to do when an attack happens
  • Ways of preparing for and combatting potential attacks

All discussions were under Chatham House Rule.

 

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