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SonicWall's 2021 Cyber Threat Report

March 17, 2021 Firewalls.com/Brook Chelmo, SonicWall Sr. Product Marketing Manager Season 1 Episode 41
Ping - A Firewalls.com Podcast
SonicWall's 2021 Cyber Threat Report
Chapters
0:48
Featured Topic - SonicWall Cyber Threat Report
1:18
Interview - SonicWall's Brook Chelmo
23:32
CyberSecurity Headlines
23:45
Story 1 - Hafnium Exchange
29:49
Story 2 - Crime chat bust
34:43
Story 3 - Molson Coors Ransomware
39:07
Episode Close
Ping - A Firewalls.com Podcast
SonicWall's 2021 Cyber Threat Report
Mar 17, 2021 Season 1 Episode 41
Firewalls.com/Brook Chelmo, SonicWall Sr. Product Marketing Manager

The year 2020 will be remembered for many things - few positive. And another ignominious distinction has to do with cybercrime. SonicWall's 2021 Cyber Threat Report, just released on March 16, dives deep into the threat landscape to show us just how bad the year was when it comes to cyber attacks - or good if you happen to be launching them. SonicWall's Brook Chelmo joins us to go over some highlights, discussing ransomware, IoT device vulnerabilities, reasons why remote work has led to security issues, and much, much more.

Get your hands on the report here: https://www.sonicwall.com/2021-cyber-threat-report/.

in headlines, we go over the Hafnium Microsoft Exchange hack, a criminal communications bust, and ransomware affecting beer production - the horror!

Here are the stories:

"Hack everybody you can": What to know about the massive Microsoft Exchange breach

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/microsoft-exchange-server-hack-what-to-know/

US Indicts Head of Alleged Crime Chat Comms Service

https://www.securityweek.com/us-indicts-head-alleged-crime-chat-comms-service?&web_view=true

Molson Coors Cracks Open a Cyberattack Investigation

https://threatpost.com/molson-coors-cyberattack-investigation/164722/

Get info on all things network security through our blog, https://firewalls.com/blog.

And please do reach out, as we want to hear from you. Suggest an episode topic, ask a question, or just say hi in a review, or by emailing podcast@firewalls.com. New episodes are normally released every other Wednesday, so subscribe/follow to ensure you get the latest first - and again, please rate and review.

Thanks for listening!

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The year 2020 will be remembered for many things - few positive. And another ignominious distinction has to do with cybercrime. SonicWall's 2021 Cyber Threat Report, just released on March 16, dives deep into the threat landscape to show us just how bad the year was when it comes to cyber attacks - or good if you happen to be launching them. SonicWall's Brook Chelmo joins us to go over some highlights, discussing ransomware, IoT device vulnerabilities, reasons why remote work has led to security issues, and much, much more.

Get your hands on the report here: https://www.sonicwall.com/2021-cyber-threat-report/.

in headlines, we go over the Hafnium Microsoft Exchange hack, a criminal communications bust, and ransomware affecting beer production - the horror!

Here are the stories:

"Hack everybody you can": What to know about the massive Microsoft Exchange breach

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/microsoft-exchange-server-hack-what-to-know/

US Indicts Head of Alleged Crime Chat Comms Service

https://www.securityweek.com/us-indicts-head-alleged-crime-chat-comms-service?&web_view=true

Molson Coors Cracks Open a Cyberattack Investigation

https://threatpost.com/molson-coors-cyberattack-investigation/164722/

Get info on all things network security through our blog, https://firewalls.com/blog.

And please do reach out, as we want to hear from you. Suggest an episode topic, ask a question, or just say hi in a review, or by emailing podcast@firewalls.com. New episodes are normally released every other Wednesday, so subscribe/follow to ensure you get the latest first - and again, please rate and review.

Thanks for listening!

Featured Topic - SonicWall Cyber Threat Report
Interview - SonicWall's Brook Chelmo
CyberSecurity Headlines
Story 1 - Hafnium Exchange
Story 2 - Crime chat bust
Story 3 - Molson Coors Ransomware
Episode Close