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Unlock the Secrets to Ransomware Defense with NIST 8374: A Comprehensive CPE Workshop


In a world where digital threats loom at every corner, the specter of ransomware stands as a formidable challenge to businesses and organizations. It's not just about safeguarding data anymore; it's about ensuring continuity, building resilience, and upholding trust. This is where our specialized workshop, "Ransomware Risk Management (NIST 8374)," becomes your beacon in the cybersecurity darkness.


When: Every six weeks, join us on a Monday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time for a deep dive into the realm of ransomware defense.

Duration: 2 enriching CPE Hours that promise to be a turning point in your professional journey. Where: Delivered directly to you in a Group Internet-Based setting, allowing for a collaborative learning environment no matter where you are.

Workshop Overview: Dive into the heart of ransomware risk management with a curriculum designed around the NIST 8374 guidelines. This workshop is not just an event; it's an opportunity to transform how you perceive and tackle ransomware threats. Through interactive sessions, expert-led discussions, and real-world case studies, gain actionable insights and strategies to fortify your organization against the scourge of ransomware.


Who Should Attend:

  • IT and cybersecurity mavens tasked with the guardianship of network and system security.
  • Risk management professionals keen on augmenting their arsenal against digital threats.
  • Business leaders and strategic decision-makers committed to navigating the complexities of cybersecurity with finesse.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Master the NIST 8374 criteria and its pivotal role in pre-empting ransomware attacks.
  • Decode the NIST Cybersecurity Framework to identify key security objectives aiding in ransomware defense.
  • Craft robust strategies to shield your organization’s digital assets from ransomware incursions.
  • Understand the criticality of risk assessments, mitigation techniques, and incident response plans tailored to ransomware challenges.
  • Absorb industry best practices and real-life success stories to elevate your approach to ransomware risk management.


Agenda Highlights:

  • Unpacking the NIST 8374 criteria: Why it matters in the fight against ransomware.
  • The NIST Cybersecurity Framework decoded: A guide to preventative, detective, and responsive measures.
  • Building impenetrable defenses: Practical strategies for organizational protection.
  • Beyond prevention: The art of risk assessment and incident response in the context of ransomware.


Your Guide to Authoritative Knowledge: This workshop leans on the wisdom and guidance of esteemed sources including the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, and the NIST Special Publication 8374 on Ransomware Protection and Response, alongside insights from the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).


Ready to Step Up? Don’t let this chance slip through your fingers. Elevate your understanding, refine your skills, and join a community of professionals dedicated to turning the tide against ransomware. For registration details and more information, reach out to us at or give us a call at 479-200-4373.


Together, let’s chart a course towards a more secure and resilient future.

Ransomware Risk Management Profile (NIST 8374)

  • Offered every six weeks on Mondays at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time in two CPE-Credit event.

    We can schedule private events on your timetable for two or more attendees.

    NASBA Program Disclosure

    Program Level of Understanding: Basic
    Prerequisites: None
    Advance Preparation: None
    Delivery Format: Group Internet Based
    NASBA Field(s) of Study: Auditing
    CPE Credits: 2, based on 50 minutes of instruction per hour

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