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Advanced Malware Analysis: Ransomware

by Cristian Pascariu

Ransomware attacks continue to be a growing threat to the security and success of individuals and companies. In this course, you will learn how to detect, analyze, and protect yourself and your company from Ransomware attacks.

What you'll learn

Ransomware attacks have continued to grow in frequency and potency, causing large business impact. There is no reason for you and your company to become a victim of this destructive piece of Malware. In this course, Advanced Malware Analysis: Ransomware, you will gain the ability to determine if compromised machines were infected with Ransomware. First, you will learn some of the early indicators of when Ransomware infects a system. Next, you will discover how kill switches can help you prevent attacks. Finally, you will explore how Ransomware spreads throughout the network and how it manages to infect a large number of computers. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Ransomware Analysis, enabling you to identify, contain, and eradicate attacks much more effectively.

About the author

Cristian took part in auditing and implementation of infosec capabilities to uplift security posture. He managed codification efforts to extract indicators of compromise and created rules in the scope of defending against new emerging threats. He has also developed tools and scripts to overcome security gaps within the corporate network. Cristian has mentored L1 and L2 analysts to increase triage efficiency and combat new threats. He has experience in the field of Application Security and has pr... more

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