From the Winter 2021 Issue

Ransomware: The King of Evolution

Author(s):

Dr. Jason Edwards, Cybersecurity Strategy Principal, USAA

Griffin Weaver, Senior Legal Counsel, Dell Technologies

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The concept of ransomware is not new – not even for this century. Rather, it’s an old crime that has evolved with the advent of the computer age and the need to conduct business online. Ransom crimes (i.e. holding something of value hostage) have been around for thousands of years. But now, with the introduction … Read more

From the Winter 2019 Issue

Orange is Not the New Black Hat

Author(s):

Dr. Jason Edwards, Cybersecurity Strategy Principal, USAA

Griffin Weaver, Senior Legal Counsel, Dell Technologies

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As a cyber professional, the perks that come with working for a large company are many – new equipment, latest technology, big salary, and free soda, to name a few. However, one perk a company cannot offer, regardless of size, is a get out of jail free card for violations of the law. Just take … Read more