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Offensive and Defensive Strategies for Operational Resilience

Virginie O’Shea, Firebrand Research; Suranjan Som VP, Hitachi Vantara; Christophe Bertrand, ESG

May 27, 2022 | 04.18 PM UTC

What You’ll Hear.

The cyber-criminal community is a rising threat to financial services firms and their increasing professionalism and coordination across the globe has been highlighted by the increase in the number of attacks across the sector. Ransomware in particular has increased in prevalence as an attack vector, spawning ransomware as a service to become a new threat. Regulators across the globe are rightly focusing on the need to bolster operational resilience and reduce operational risk to combat this threat, with many new regulations and guidelines on the horizon for capital markets firms. Listen to the webinar to learn: The current financial services realities when it comes to addressing the threat of ransomware, including how prevalent these attacks have become. How to effectively address cybersecurity and data risk from a proactive and defensive approach to attacks – stopping cybercriminals from gaining access to key systems and data. How to deal with attacks that are successful and recover rapidly, thus meeting the requirements of clients and regulators around operational resilience.