Ransomware Threats and Data Protection Strategies

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A Cybersecurity Magazine Interview with Purandar Das

Burlington, MA – April 4, 2024

In our interview with Purandar Das, CEO and Co-founder of Sotero, we delved into the pressing issue of ransomware threats and data protection strategies, particularly in critical sectors such as Financial Services and Healthcare/Pharma. Das, an experienced figure in the cybersecurity field, shared his journey and emphasized the paramount importance of security, especially from the perspective of a CEO. We explored the current landscape of ransomware threats, discussing common vulnerabilities exploited by attackers in these industries and the role of data-centric security strategies in mitigating risks, highlighting the significance of proactive measures, employee training, and a robust recovery strategy in enhancing resilience against ransomware attacks. We have discussed emerging technologies and trends promising for bolstering prevention efforts and the necessity for organizations to prioritize data-centric security in their ransomware prevention strategies.