Kroll at the Incident Response Forum Ransomware 2021

January 14, 2021 | (Online)
Webcast , Countries

The Cyber Risk practice of Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, is proud to be the lead sponsor of the Incident Response Forum Ransomware 2021, a live virtual event. This event will focus on the field of incident response and ransomware and will bring together senior cyber security officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Office of Foreign Assets and Controls (OFAC), and leading experts from data privacy agencies and top law firms and corporations. 

Kroll leaders Jason Smolanoff, Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Cyber Risk, and Devon Ackerman, Managing Director and Head of Incident Response, North America, will talk about dealing with ransomware attacks from the perspectives of both law enforcement and an organization. 

Register now using the code KROLL121.

Schedule: 9:00 a.m.– 4:15 p.m. (ET)

CLE Credit: 5+ hours available to attendees (pending approval)

About the Incident Response Forum Ransomware 2021

Focusing on all aspects of data breach response, the Incident Response Forum is unlike any other cyber security conference, as it brings together legal, compliance, C-suite and law enforcement professionals to discuss the most pressing issues related to incident response. 

This year each session is geared, specifically, for  legal and compliance professionals, who have emerged as critical players during the aftermath of ransomware attacks.


9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Introduction and Welcome Remarks 

9:10 a.m. –  9:55 a.m.

Ransomware Response: 2021 State of Play and a Look Ahead

10:05 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.

OFAC Due Diligence and Ransomware Payment Facilitation

11:00 – 11:25 a.m.

Law Enforcement Spotlight: FBI and Ransomware

11:35 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Ransomware Before and After: Preparation and Remediation

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Ransomware and Cyber Insurance

1:25 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.

Law Enforcement Spotlight: U.S. Secret Service and Ransomware

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Ransomware and Healthcare Organizations

2:55 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.

OFAC Spotlight

3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Ransomware and National Security

(All time slots are in ET)

Register now using the code KROLL121.

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