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Ransomware on the Move

October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Ransomware on the Move

An Evening Dinner in Association with Akamai

Wednesday 18th October 2023

18:30 - 21:30 BST


Akamai observes ransomware attackers are rampantly abusing zero and one-day vulnerabilities, leading to 2.4x growth in victims. Join us in this exquisite dinner and hear from Richard Meeus, Director of Security Technology and Strategy, information about the data findings from the recently published SOTI report, such as:

• LockBit dominates the ransomware scene, accounting for 39% of victim organisations

• Victims of multiple ransomware groups are almost 6x more likely to experience a subsequent attack within the first three months of the initial attack

• Ransomware groups increasingly target the exfiltration of files and more


Join this discussion with Akamai and register now.

Thought Leading Host


Every day, billions of people around the world connect with their favorite brands to shop online, play the latest video games, log into mobile banking apps, learn remotely, share videos with friends, and so much more. They may not know it, but Akamai is there, powering and protecting life online.

Over 20 years ago, we set out to solve the toughest challenge of the early internet: the “World Wide Wait.” And we’ve been solving the internet’s toughest challenges ever since, working toward our vision of a safer and more connected world.



Richard Meeus - Director of Security Technology & Strategy EMEA
Richard Meeus - Director of Security Technology & Strategy EMEA

Richard Meeus is Akamai’s EMEA Director of Security Technology and Strategy. With more than 20 years of experience, Richard is responsible for designing and building secure solutions for some of the world’s most influential organisations.

Richard is an industry expert in cloud computing, enterprise software, and network security. During his time at Akamai, Mirapoint, and Prolexic, Richard has had held strategic roles across a broad range of projects, including the deployment of DDoS solutions for multinational organizations to protect critical infrastructure and sensitive data. Additionally, Richard is a chartered member of the BCS and a CISSP.


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    October 18
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    United Kingdom