Ransomware has quickly and effectively become one of the greatest cybersecurity threats facing businesses and general users alike.

According to the FBI, ransomware threat made $209M in the first quarter of 2016 and they predict that it will exceed $1B for the year.

This year, successful attacks targeting law firms, financial institutions, and healthcare organizations have already netted massive returns for cybercriminals.

In this webinar, Mark Sangster, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at eSentire, details real-time ransomware cases and discusses how emerging ransomware variants will impact the legal services industry.


About the Speaker

As a member of the LegalSec Council with the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), Mark Sangster is a cybersecurity evangelist who has spent significant time researching and speaking to peripheral factors influencing the way that legal firms integrate cybersecurity into their day-to-day operations. In addition to his passion for cybersecurity, Mark's 20-year sales and marketing career was established with industry giants like Intel Corporation, BlackBerry and Cisco Systems. Mark's experience unites a strong technical aptitude, and an intuitive understanding of regulatory agencies. Mark holds a Bachelor in Psychology degree from the University of Western Ontario, and a Business Diploma from Humber College