Protecting 'Very Attacked Persons'Ryan Witt of Proofpoint on How to Protect Highly Targeted Individuals From Cybercrime
Cybercriminals target certain individuals as a means of infiltrating systems. Ryan Witt of Proofpoint discusses how to identify and protect those most likely to be targets.
In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Healthcare Security Summit in New York, Witt discusses:
- The profile of a "very attacked person";
- Cybercriminals' shift in behavior to attacking people rather than systems;
- Identifying and protecting employees most likely to be targeted.
Witt is Proofpoint's managing director for its healthcare industry practice. He is also the chair of Proofpoint's Healthcare Advisory Board and is currently serving a two-year term on the HIMSS Cybersecurity, Privacy & Security Committee.