Darius Goodall is the director of security products for Barracuda. Goodall leads product marketing for all of Barracuda Networks’ security products. He is an accomplished product marketing professional with extensive experience in business development, technology alliances and technical marketing, creating and delivering winning strategies. Goodall has a proven track record in the development and management of effective marketing programs including leading teams with Dell, Luminus Networks and Extreme Networks.
Cybercriminals are leveraging ransomware threats to extort big money from organizations of all sizes in every industry, but financial services organizations are one of today’s primary targets. It is non-negotiable for financial services companies to maintain the privacy of theirs customers and the security of their confidential data. If a bank or credit union is hit with a ransomware attack, significant backlash is undoubtedly going to ensue – especially if customer data is held ransom for a significant amount of time.