Ransomware Part 1–What Is It?

Imagine all your important information being inaccessible until a large sum of money is paid. And even after that ransom is paid not having certainty of the data being intact. There have been many ransomware attacks that have made it to national news in the last couple of months. In this two-part episode series, we invite Citrix Lead Sales Engineer J.R. Goldman to talk about ransomware.

July 14, 2021
Ep 12

Executive summary

  • Learn what ransomware is and why it has become a trending topic in the past couple of months
  • Hear from Citrix Lead Sales Engineer J.R. Goldman discuss how ransomware can spread
  • Find out what impacts ransomware has on a business and who it’s impacting

Featured voices

J.R. Goldman
Lead Sales Engineer, Citrix

J.R. Goldman is a lead sales engineer and CISSP at Citrix. He is proud to be a part of the Worldwide Security Steering Committee and the US Commercial Security Taskforce. J.R. has been with Citrix for eight years and has been focused on helping public sector, enterprise, and commercial customers solve complex business challenges with Citrix solutions. He aspires to become a cybersecurity SME, recognized across the industry.

Ana Ruiz
Technical Marketing Architect, Citrix

Ana loves creating content that enables customers to understand the best practices and functionalities of Citrix solutions. Ana started at Citrix more than 6 years ago as a college graduate in the leadership development program. She has held various roles prior to joining the technical marketing team during her career at Citrix including, inside sales engineer, mobility sales engineer, and virtualization senior sales engineer for enterprise accounts.

Daniel Feller
Lead Architect, Citrix

With more than 15 years of experience designing and securing virtual workspaces, Daniel continues to deliver solutions and best practices for all types of organizations. Like many in the tech field, Daniel’s background originated with an on-premises, Windows-based environment, and grew to encompass cloud, mobility and digital workspaces.

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