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The roster of companies suffering massive cyber breaches keeps growing and the headlines are becoming commonplace. While every breach is different, there are shared elements that come up time and time again. Understanding what went wrong can help us better prepare, respond, and prevent future attacks.
Jamil Farshchi, Equifax CISO, has spent his career building industry-leading cybersecurity programs. He has seen where companies have misstepped, but he has been able to help them learn from their mistakes to become cybersecurity leaders. Jamil believes that the cybersecurity industry needs trailblazers with the willingness to have candid conversations about what works and what does not. Jamil is going to share his experiences and assessments from leading cybersecurity programs that protect some of the world’s most sensitive assets and offer actionable insights and tactics that would be beneficial to all cybersecurity experts.
With ransomware attacks on the rise, how can analytics help insurers maintain a healthy loss ratio? This session will cover the latest trends in ransomware events, the different types of attacks we’re seeing, and what’s driving this spike in incidents. We will also explore how analytics can help underwriters identify which accounts are more susceptible to ransomware events than others.
Cyber risk sits at the intersection point of three different disciplines - computing, security and insurance. Each of these subjects is distinct but to properly understand cyber risk you need to master all three. This presentation looks at cyber risk from all angles, reframing familiar concepts in novel ways using theory from these and many other diverse disciplines such as economics and biology.