Live Webcast

Attackers get personal: Email, blackmail and how healthcare data became a prime target for cyber attacks

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

14:00 GMT | 15:00 CET | 16:00 EET

Join our world-renowned experts for insights on how to take on the latest ransomware and other cyber attacks that have been unleashed on businesses. Get an inside view into the cyber threats that challenge our recovery from the pandemic and beyond.

  • Highlights from the Threat Landscape – Christine Bejerasco 2020 was an unprecedented year. But did this reflect in the threat landscape? Christine takes a look at various areas that highlight some of the threats recently encountered.
  • Healthcare data under attack - Mikko Hyppönen The healthcare industry’s outdated IT and security infrastructure has caught the attention of cyber criminals, right when we need it the most. Mikko will discuss what we can do to secure our most essential industry.
  • Thinking like an attacker - Tomi Tuominen The different stages of a targeted attack keep evolving. Tomi offers the latest insight into how attackers think and how to make their life more difficult.

Topic covered

  • Which threats businesses must face
  • How cyber criminals threaten the health care sector
  • Why a good cyber defense depends on seeing weaknesses through an attackers’ perspective

Speaker

Mikko Hypponen
Chief Research Officer, F‑Secure

Mikko Hypponen is a global security expert. He has worked at F-Secure since 1991. Mr. Hyppönen has written on his research for the New York Times, Wired and Scientific American. He was selected among the 50 most important people on the web by the PC World magazine and was included in the FP Global 100 Thinkers list. He was also awarded as Cybersecurity Person of the Year 2020 by CISO MAG.

Christine Bejerasco
VP of Tactical Defense Unit, F-Secure

Christine Bejerasco leads the team that runs the defense services that create rules and detections that power F-Secure's security products against the latest threats. Her team also researches threats and creates external reports on those.

Tomi Tuominen
Global Technical Director, F-Secure Consulting

As F-Secure’s Head of Technical Security Consulting, Tomi Tuominen specializes in protecting enterprises – often by breaking into them before anyone else can. In his more than two decades in the industry, he has taken part in breakthrough research e.g. on Windows networking and electronic voting. The founder of the t2 infosec conference, Tomi has twice been named one of the Top 100 IT Influencers in Finland.