Exploring the Consequences of Not Paying a RansomAlso: Mitigating Cybersecurity Risk During M&A; Dealing With SaaS and Shadow IT
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report discusses how Australian health insurer Medibank is facing stark consequences for not paying a ransom to a group of cyber extortionists, how to limit unnecessary cybersecurity exposure during periods of M&A, and how to manage challenges in hybrid environments.
In this report, you'll hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- ISMG's Jeremy Kirk explore the consequences of Australia health insurer Medibank's decision to not pay off extortionists;
- Ben Murphy of American bank holding company Truist describe how to stay ahead of security threats during mergers and acquisitions;
- Phyllis Woodruff of Global Payments explain how to deal effectively with SaaS needs.
The ISMG Security Report appears weekly on this and other ISMG websites. Don't miss the Oct. 20 and Nov. 3 editions, which respectively discuss the new target of Russian-speaking ransomware gangs and the deliberations by Australian health insurer Medibank on whether to pay a ransom to extortionists.