Ransomware - A 360 Degree Response

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In this CLE, you will discover how Ransomware works and what you can do to prevent and mitigate its effects! You will learn about hardening your IT processes, the elements you need to set up a security program to cover the entire organization (it's not just IT), and how you can leverage cyber-liability insurance products to shift monetary risks in the event you are hit!

The program will be presented by a panel of experts who are well-versed in defending against, and responding to, Ransomware attacks.

   Key learning points:
      1.  An 8-step IT security program to serve as the front-line protection for cyber-risks;
      2.  Key components to an organization-wide security program that works with the IT program to mitigate the human element to security risks and complies with the law; and
      3.  Types of insurance coverages available to mitigate the financial impact of a security event.

Over 73% of business have fallen victim to cybercrime. Equip yourself with the tools to be proactive in a reactive world!

This CLE is approved for credit through October 5, 2018.

Product Description:

Emily Duke, Esq. | Managing Member, CyberSmart Law (a division of Duke Law Office)
Emily is the founder of CyberSmart® Law, a specialized law firm focusing on the needs of small and medium-sized companies in the areas of legal data protection obligations, data risk and breaches, and protection of trade secrets.  Emily consults with organizations to understand their vulnerabilities and compliance gaps, and take steps to mitigate their risk of experiencing data breaches, business interruption, or insider theft.   Emily is an adjunct professor, teaching cyber-security law at the University of Minnesota Law School, and teaching data breach liability and cyber-crimes at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law Cybersecurity and Information Privacy Certificate Program. 

Kris Krishnan | Integrator, Networked Guidance 2.0 (NG2)
Kris is an international leader and visionary who sets the course for organizational growth and transformation.  He has had over 35 years of experience in Corporate America including over 15 years in the C Suite.  His experience includes being Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and finally Chief Financial Officer.  Kris’s career has been shaped by a strong business acumen and excellent financial stewardship; he is calculative and methodical in assessing risk and opportunity.   During times of organizational change, Kris excels at identifying growth opportunities and restructuring organizations to improve profitability and increase enterprise valuations. 

Adam Sartor | Services Manager, NG2  
Adam Sartor is an IT professional with 14 years of experience in the industry. He currently works as the services manager at NG2 and is responsible for managing the delivery of IT services to their customers. Adam has worked in all levels of the IT organization and has a broad technical background. Prior to holding the services manager role, Adam was a consultant and provided hands-on support and configuration of servers, systems, and networks. 

Eric Simmons | Senior Vice President, Christensen Group
Eric has spent his career in the insurance industry specializing in the areas of Directors & Officers, Employment Practices, Fiduciary and Professional Liability, including Cyber and Data Privacy Liability for clients ranging from small non-profits to fortune 500 companies.  In 2007, Eric joined Christensen Group to grow its Executive Risk and Professional Liability practice.  Eric takes a consultative approach to working with clients on how to most effectively mitigate risk, manage cost and proactively forecast based on each client’s unique exposures.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit approved | Event Code: 228456

MSBA Members:  $29.95
Non-MSBA Members:  $64.95