Kenneth Geers

kenneth-geersKenneth Geers (PhD, CISSP) is a COMODO Senior Research Scientist based in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Geers is also a NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCD COE) Ambassador, a Non-Resident Senior Fellow at Atlantic Council, an Affiliate with the Digital Society Institute-Berlin, and a Visiting Professor at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv in Ukraine. Kenneth spent 20 years in the U.S. Government, with time in the U.S. Army, at NSA, NCIS, and NATO. He is the author “Strategic Cyber Security”, Editor of “Cyber War in Perspective: Russian Aggression against Ukraine”, Editor of “The Virtual Battlefield: Perspectives on Cyber Warfare”, Technical Expert to the “Tallinn Manual”, and author of 20+ articles and chapters on cyber security.

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National Cybersecurity Awareness Month- Insights On Ransomware And How To Fight Back

Previously only available to nation-states, it’s no secret that ransomware is now affecting everyone from consumers to hospitals to enterprises. In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, I have pulled together a comprehensive overview on the threat, based on my years of studying cyberwar—plus new findings from the Comodo Threat Research Labs. It’s time to …