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The Most Valuable IT Certifications for 2022

Mar 17, 2022 BY DATAPRISE
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Jeff Wheat

Jeff has a long history in providing unparalleled operational and cybersecurity analytical guidance, both externally and internally. With more than 35 years of experience in information security, IT architecture, cyber operations, and risk management, Jeff is responsible for Blue Team Alpha’s cyber security policies, security operations, and data and platform protection. He is a national security leadership professional and data scientist with hands-on leadership, technical and systems engineering background in Security Operations Center (SOC) design and management, big data architectures, large scale multi-million dollar project management, big data analysis, cyber analysis, network architecture, network security, wireless technologies, telecom and software development. Jeff currently resides in Kansas City with his family, where he dedicates much of his free time to boards focused on young people and professional development.

5 Dos and Don’ts if You’ve Been Hit with Ransomware

Ransomware is currently considered by many reports as one of the top cybersecurity threats, and for good reason. Not only is data theft a profitable industry, costing companies on average $761,106 per payout, but attackers have taken things a step further by publicly disclosing sensitive data on leak sites. If you discover ransomware in your system, the most important thing to do first is not to panic.
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