About This Course

7 Days Online Access
24/7 Access to All Training Material

Certificate of Completion
For Each Module

€199 (VAT may be applicable)
Corporate packages available

Course Accessible Anytime
Self Paced Learning

“Business level training in relation to understanding the cyber risks related to Ransomware.
Learn how about the underground economy of cyber criminals operate, the mechanics of ransomware, how to defend your business and respond to an attack”

In 2017 the NHS in the UK was hit with a Ransomware attack and the world dodged a bullet as the malware was stopped in its tracks. Since then, the threat level has escalated as too has the sophistication level of the cybercriminals. We are seeing relentless attacks around the globe on all sectors, on organizations of all sizes.  Everyone is a potential target and victims include oil pipelines, academia, financial institutions and even the entire health service of Ireland. Ransomware is generally a symptom of poor cyber hygiene, so how do we deal with this challenge

 Paul C Dwyer - President of the ICTTF delivers a non-technical workshop outlining:


·      Cyber Threat Landscape

·      Impact of Covid on Cyber Threats

·      Underground Economy of Cyber criminals

·      The Cyber Kill Chain

·      The Illusion of Cybersecurity

·      Ransomware Background

·      Delivery Channels of Ransomware

·      The Mechanics of Ransomware

·      TO Pay or NOT to Pay Ransoms

·      Psychological Tactics of Ransomware Criminals

·      Ransomware Threat Evolving

·      Ransomware Reality Today

·      Defending Against Ransomware

·      Leveraging NIST Cyber Security Framework

·      Responding to a Ransomware Attack

·      Be Prepared NOT Scared!


What is the Cancellation Policy?

Registration: A booking online reserves your place, this does not guarantee your place. Only *payment in full of the course fees will guarantee your place. You will be sent a registration email to complete your profile once payment in full has been received.
Installment Payment Option: If a student has elected to pay by instalments, they are fully committed and legally obligated to pay ALL instalments outlined.
Course Cancellation: Due to unforeseen circumstances, ICTTF Ltd may be compelled to cancel the course at short notice. In such circumstances, registrants will be entitled to a full refund of their course fee, or the course fee can be credited towards a future course.

Notice of a registrant’s intention to cancel their registration must be made in writing (sales@ICTTF.org ) to ICTTF Ltd. In such cases, registrants will have the following options:

1) Nominate a replacement to attend in their place. Such notice must be made in writing at least 5 days before the commencement of the course.

2) Defer to a course commencing at a later date. Such notice must be made within 10 days of the commencement of the course and is subject to availability.

Registrants who fail to attend the course will be charged 100% of the full fee.


Where a registrant who has to cancel nominates a suitable replacement to attend in their place, no cancellation penalty will be incurred unless the registrant has already started the course. The suitable replacement must meet the Entry Requirements for the


Fees: Participants wishing to transfer to a later date will be billed a 10% administration fee plus any increase in the price of the course.  

Participants who started the course and wants to nominate a replacement will be billed a 10% administration fee plus any increase in the price of the course.
Changes to Course: ICTTF Ltd. reserves the right to change course content, structure, lecturers and dates.

Where Are the Terms and Conditions?

Please follow this link to the Cyber Risk Academy terms and conditions: Terms and Conditions

Where Will my Certified Qualification be Recognized?

Our cyber risk certifications are recognized globally. This course has been accredited and benefits from dual certification by the International Compliance Association (ICA) and other respected bodies.