February 27, 2017
Datto Technical Evangelist To Be Featured As Panelist At CompTIA Cyber Security Skills Summit
This week, Datto Technical Evangelist, Henry Washburn will be on a panel discussing cyber security in 2017. He will be joining other industry experts in the field of cybersecurity. Topics will range prevention, detection, and recovery.
With his background in training and education, he will be focusing on IT professionals informing their users how to prevent ransomware, DDoS attacks, and other cyber security threats.
Datto’s partners have a particular interest in ransomware as this year, Datto surveyed 1,100 MSPs about ransomware and cybersecurity and published the key findings in the State Of The Channel Ransomware Report. According to 97% of respondents, ransomware attacks on small businesses are becoming more frequent, and they believe that trend that will continue over the next two years. More than 91% of MSPs surveyed reported that their clients were victimized by ransomware, 40% of whom experienced 6 or more attacks in the last year.