NBC Discusses Ransomware With Kivu’s Winston Krone

What Real-Life Kidnappings Can Teach Us About Dealing With Digital Ones

Kidnappings for ransom have been dramatized on television and in the movies and detailed on the news.  Experts are now looking at these to better understand how to deal with the growing threat of ransomware, which is now a billion dollar a year industry.

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About Kivu

Kivu’s forensic investigators are experienced in protecting organizations against compromise of data, theft of trade secrets and unauthorized access to data. Our qualifications include forensic certifications (Encase Certified EnCE, SANS GCIH Incident Handlers, Certified Ethical Hackers, and reverse malware experts); IT certifications (Certified Information Systems Security Professional CISSP and Certified Information Systems Auditor CISA); and prior backgrounds as legal counsel, IT administration, and network security.

Kivu’s investigators have testified as computer forensic experts in State and Federal Court, and presented their findings to State and Federal regulators.