Ransomware: Give Me Your Money | by Martin Maxwell, Visiting Professor
Tuesday, November 19 at 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Janet Leigh Theatre
3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211
Recent ransomware attacks on computers illustrate how this particularly nasty genre of attack has grown from an annoying curiosity to a significant crisis. The cities of Baltimore, Atlanta, and recently, Lodi have been selectively targeted and crippled for weeks. This lecture will cover the who, what, where, when and why of ransomware attacks, and why they are so difficult to defend against.