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Episode #73 - Backup and Recovery with Mr. Backup Himself - W. Curtis Preston

Cyber criminals are heavily focused on compromising backups so their attacks are as crushing and painful as possible for the victims. Good backups and the ability to quickly restore are a critical part of every infosec program but many organizations still treat backups as an afterthought. This week, the guys welcome the recognized authority on data backup W. Curtis Preston (aka. Mr. Backup) to reveal the backup and recovery trends he is noticing, tips organizations can implement to minimize risk, and what to look for in a backup solution.



For More On  W. Curtis Preston:
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/mrbackup/
Restore It All Podcast - https://www.backupcentral.com
Free Book by W. Curtis Preston: Modern Data Protection - https://www.druva.com/ebook

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Mike's Headlines

Brazen crooks are now posing as cybersecurity companies to trick you into installing malware

Spike in Amazon Prime Scams Expected

Watch Out for the CVE-2022-30136 Windows NFS Remote Code Execution Flaw
Hackers Steal 50,000 Credit Cards From 300 U.S. Restaurants

Air-Gapped Systems Leak Data via Sata Cable WiFi Antennas

Tor Browser now Bypasses Internet Censorship Automatically
Elastix VoIP Systems Hacked in Massive Campaign to Install PHP Web Shells
Ransomware is Hitting One Sector Particularly Hard, and the Impact is Felt by Everyone
Cloud-Based Cryptocurrency Mining Attacks Abuse GitHub Actions and Azure VM
Hackers Can Unlock Honda Cars Remotely in Rolling-PWN Attacks
New 0mega Ransomware Targets Businesses in Double-Extortion Attacks
Ransomware Scourge Drives Price Hikes in Cyber Insurance

 

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