Top Threats of 2021
Cybercriminals are taking hacking to the next level, by leveraging ever more sophisticated toolsets and rapidly evolving techniques. Join us to hear about the latest cybercriminals tactics, including:
- Supply-chain hacks from SolarWinds to Blackbaud cause widespread security risks, as well-funded cybercriminals learn to take advantage of systemic dependencies.
- New phishing tactics have emerged which target weak API access and application consent, as well as other methods that bypass multifactor authentication.
- Ransomware gangs have shifted their tactics, leveraging exposure/publication threats and deploying advanced information-gathering techniques which they leverage to negotiate.
- Cloud hacking continues to rise, as criminals take advantage of rushed deployments and remote workforces.
Learn about the top threats and the ways that you can protect your organization in 2021.
Chief Executive Officer
Sherri is the CEO of LMG Security and the author of the recently released book “Data Breaches.” As a recognized expert in cybersecurity and data breach response, Sherri has been called a “security badass” by The New York Times. She has conducted cybersecurity training for many distinguished organizations, including the Department of Defense, the American Bar Association, FFIEC/FDIC, and many more. She is a faculty member at the Pacific Coast Banking School, and an instructor for Black Hat, where she teaches her “Data Breaches” course. She is also the co-author of Network Forensics: Tracking Hackers Through Cyberspace (Prentice Hall, 2012), a noted security text in the private sector and a college textbook for many cybersecurity courses. Sherri is a GIAC-certified forensic examiner (GCFA) and penetration tester (GPEN), and holds her degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT. She has also been featured as the protagonist in the book, Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called “Alien”.