Scaling New Heights

Advanced Training for Accounting Professionals

The First 24: Aftermath of Ransomware

Speaker(s): Bj Oreilly

Hackers are largely indiscriminate. While you may hear about large companies suffering breaches, smaller companies are more frequently attacked and make easier targets due to their lack of cybersecurity resources. In this session, we will cover what a Ransomware attack looks like in real life from the initial breach to the remediation and beyond. Learn about the crucial tasks and responsibilities of cyber security and how to protect yourself.

 Learning Objectives

  • What happens in the first 24 hours of an attack
  • The key phases of incident response
  • Real-world examples through case studies
  • How you can protect yourself from today’s latest cyber attacks
  • And more!


Length (in minutes): 60

Level (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced): Basic

Prerequisites: None

CPE Field of Study: Information Technology

CPE Hours: 1

EA/AFSP CE Hours: 0