How cyber extortion can make its way into your company

03/22/2016  - IMA Corp, Inc. News

Cyber extortion events have quadrupled since 2011. 

A hospital was recently rendered paralyzed when their network was held offline for a $3.6 million ransom. A municipality’s IT systems were shut down for days while cyber criminals asked for $1 million.

Tim Burke, IMA’s Director of Cyber Risk, recently gave a webinar presentation discussing ransomware and other common varieties of cyber extortion.

He also shared tips for protecting your business against cyber extortion, including training, governance, security – and insurance.

To hear about a real-time example and discover how IMA helped, view this 20-minute webinar.