Strategies to Thwart Ransomware and Supply Chain Attacks
An Interview with Ian Thomson, Chief Operating Officer at Layer Seven Security
Today, enterprises are confronting a myriad of cyberthreats. Two of the most destructive are ransomware and software supply chain attacks.
Ransomware attacks have soared over the last couple of years, and that trend has only accelerated. In fact, ransomware attacks have increased 57% since the beginning of this year, and the average number of companies suffering a ransomware attack doubled between 2020 and 2021. Attackers have added data theft to their arsenal of data encryption to increase pressure on victims to pay the ransom.
In this interview with Ian Thomson, Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Layer Seven Security, we will distill these threats in greater detail and offer practical strategies to help organizations defend against them. You will understand the risks of outdated tools and patches and learn 3 steps you can take to limit your vulnerability.
• Ransomware and supply chain attacks pose an ongoing threat to organizations worldwide.
• Updated security tools and good cyber hygiene are the best ways to defend against these threats.
• Layer Seven Security leverages SAP Solution Manager to secure a customer’s entire SAP landscape.