CypherCon 2022

Ransomware and NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Randy Lee


The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (“CSF”) from the “National Institute of Standards and Technology” provides organizations with a set of documented policies and procedures designed to help private companies “Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond and Recover” from cybersecurity incidents. It is widely recognized as industry best practice and the most comprehensive, in-depth set of controls of any framework. Let’s discuss this framework.

Randy Lee

Systems Engineer

Randy Lee is a Systems Engineer for Veeam Software. Randy has led a variety of technology initiatives that have modernized legacy data centers and significantly reduced operating budgets while assuring non-disrupted operations. Randy spent over seven years as a Senior Solutions Architect at Hewlett Packard Enterprise where he was a contributing member of the Worldwide Enterprise Storage Ambassadors program for over four years. Randy has managed technology teams in manufacturing, healthcare, and the financial services industries where he focused on aligning technical strategies with corporate business objectives.

Randy has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/MIS with a minor in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Randy is a Merit Badge Counselor for the Boy Scouts of America, an Auxiliary member of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps, and a Coach/Mentor for the Air Force Association CyberPatriot Program.

Randy resides with his family in the Milwaukee-Chicago area.