Mauricio CastaƱos
CISO Regional LATAM Norte
Security and Environment
MAPFRE Mexico S. A.

Shield against ransomware

Analysis about ransomware, its evolution, infection methods and mitigation measures to avoid being infected by user’s execution. Mitigation measures in the operating system, these measures also serve to prevent infection by other types of viruses. They are complementary to other devices that support containing an infection of this type such as fw, antispam and antivirus.

Learning objectives:

1. understand what is ransomware

2. identify early stage ransomware infection

3. implement preventive measures to prevent the spread of ransomware