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‘On good authority’ podcast features Tulane SoPA cybersecurity expert

August 05, 2021 10:30 AM
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SoPA News Staff sopanews@tulane.edu

Ransomware attacks are up 300 percent this year compared to 2020. Anyone who uses an electronic device, whether it’s a simple cellular phone or a computer that runs a small or large business, is at risk for a ransomware attack. But how does a society defend itself against an unseen enemy and an impending cyber attack?

In Episode 23 of Tulane's "On Good Authority" podcast, School of Professional Advancement cybersecurity expert Randy Magiera discusses how hacking occurs, what to do following a ransomware attack and how to avoid becoming a victim.

Listen to the podcast.

Episode 23 – Ransomware attacks: How secure are we?