Understanding the Evolving Threat

Members Only Subscribe to read the full article

Ransomware is a relatively new type of threat, and like most malware it is constantly changing. Ryan Olson is the director of the threat intelligence team at Palo Alto Networks, and he spoke with the Cipher Brief about the threat posed by ransomware. He suggests making sure you keep your backups up to date, since ransomware is likely to only get more effective. 

The Cipher Brief: How has the threat represented by ransomware and similar types of malware changed over the last five years? How do you expect it to change moving forward?

\”The Cipher Brief has become the most popular outlet for former intelligence officers; no media outlet is even a close second to The Cipher Brief in terms of the number of articles published by formers.” – Sept. 2018, Studies in Intelligence, Vol. 62 No.

Access all of The Cipher Brief\’s national-security focused expert insight by becoming a  Cipher Brief Level I Member .  

 

 

Continue Reading

Get access to all our briefs

Sign up Today

Categorized as:Tech/CyberTagged with:

Search

Close