Sophos Security Expert To Present at CyBit

Sophos Press Release

Chet Wisniewski to discuss the rising tide of ransomware

BOSTON, MA – April 30, 2013 – Sophos’ Chet Wisniewski, senior security advisor, will present at the Cybit Conference in New York on May 8th and 9th as part of the Mobile Security and Data Security/Cloud Security track.


Who: Chet Wisniewski, senior security advisor, Sophos

What: Chet to present the “Rising Tide of Ransomware,” explaining where ransomware originated, how it works, the different forms it can take, how to avoid these forms of attacks and what to do if your computer is infected.

Where:  Jacob Javits Center, New York City

When:  March 9, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.


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