The Evolution of Ransomware – 5 Reasons You’re Still Vulnerable

Now Available On Demand.

Welcome to the new age of ransomware. Attacks are on the rise, cost to business is at an all-time high, and there are more protection layers than ever. And yet, with the myriad of “solutions” available we're still seeing attacks daily. Join us on September 21st at 1:00 PM Central and hear cybersecurity experts discuss how ransomware attacks are evading these "solutions", and the immediate steps companies can take to minimize the likelihood and severity of an attack  During this conversation, we'll talk about:

  • Proliferation of ransomware attacks and the cost to businesses
  • The evolution and sophistication of today’s ransomware attacks
  • 5 reasons your business is still vulnerable
  • How to defend against attacks now and in the future

Ideal Audience:

  • CISO
  • Director of IT/Security
  • CIO

This 45-minute webinar will end with a fast-paced Q&A session by our security thought leaders. We look forward to seeing you on September 21st!

Date: On Demand

Time: On Demand


Patrick Gardner, Managing Director, C8 Secure; Leon Allen, Cybersecurity Director, C8 Secure & Chad Ives, Sales Director, C8 Secure

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**Please note that there is no dial-in option for attendees. The webcast audio will be heard through your computer's speakers. If the audio is still not loud enough for you, headphones are recommended**


Patrick Gardner, Managing Partner, C8 Secure

With over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, Patrick is spearheading the company’s Managed Security Services strategy, delivering the next generation of 24/7 threat prevention, detection and response solutions. His vast experience in helping service providers mature their Managed Security businesses has resulted in over a dozen Gartner ratings for Worldwide Managed Security Service Providers (MSSP) and North America Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting across five different providers.  His previous leadership roles include CEO of Secure-IQ, CTO of Savanture and CTO of BlueAlly. 

Leon Allen, Cybersecurity Director, C8 Secure

As C8Secure’s Cybersecurity Director, Leon oversees the full spectrum of security services including advanced cyber defence, applied cybersecurity solutions and managed security services. Leon also leads the security innovation program, which discovers and delivers new and innovative cybersecurity technologies. He is a highly experienced IT professional with 17 years’ experience in the industry and holds a BEng degree in Software Engineering and a first-class Information Security Master’s Degree from City University, London. 

Chad Ives, Sales Director, C8 Secure

Chad has 18 years of experience in the technology industry and is responsible for delivering on the aggressive revenue targets set by leadership at C8 Secure. Chad has held the sales director as well as channel roles at several companies, most recently with Navisite and RapidScale. In his career, Chad has worked with a wide variety of people and companies. His understanding of technology, the rapid transformation that's happening in the world today, and how it impacts customers, is the value that Chad brings to every relationship. His clients know that he is as committed to their success as they are.