Webinar

NACo Tech Xchange - Election Security: How Counties Can Continue to Address Ransomware to Ensure Safe and Secure Elections

Jul. 23, 2020 , 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Contact Rita Reynolds (202) 942-4248
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    NACo Tech Xchange - Election Security: How Counties Can Continue to Address Ransomware to Ensure Safe and Secure Elections

    The presentation describes what ransomware is, attack vectors used, how it impacts state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities, and specifically how it can impact election infrastructure. Additionally, it provides a set of recommendations for protecting networks against a ransomware attack, as well as response steps for those affected by ransomware.

    Presenters: 
    Ryan Macias, Subject Matter Expert on Election Security, Lafayette Group, Inc., CISA Election Security Initiative Consultant. 
    Mike Woodward, MS-ISAC Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
    Tim Davis, EI-ISAC Elections Operations Analyst

    The presentation describes what ransomware is, attack vectors used, how it impacts state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities, and specifically how it can impact election infrastructure.
    2020-07-23
    Webinar
    2020-08-26

The presentation describes what ransomware is, attack vectors used, how it impacts state, local, tribal, and territorial government entities, and specifically how it can impact election infrastructure. Additionally, it provides a set of recommendations for protecting networks against a ransomware attack, as well as response steps for those affected by ransomware.

Presenters: 
Ryan Macias, Subject Matter Expert on Election Security, Lafayette Group, Inc., CISA Election Security Initiative Consultant. 
Mike Woodward, MS-ISAC Cyber Threat Intel Analyst
Tim Davis, EI-ISAC Elections Operations Analyst