True Story Chronicles Rise of Ransomware Crime Kingpin; Screening will be Followed by Panel Discussion with CISOs of Florida Crystals and IPG 

AUGUSTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ZeroTrustConceal, the leader in Zero Trust isolation technology, today announced that it will host the world premiere of Ransom at Black Hat USA 2022, a movie based on true events that follows the rise of a female kingpin in the global underground of Ransomware-as-a-Service crime syndicates.


Ransom was produced by Knight Studios, co-produced by Conceal and directed by award-winning filmmaker Alissa Valentina Knight (Cannes Independent Film Festival Selection).



The movie chronicles the life of Widow, the female kingpin of a ransomware-as-a-service crime syndicate, as her group rises to power in the global underground economy. The Hollywood-style premier and cocktail event will provide the opportunity to meet the cast and producers, who will be signing official movie posters. The screening will be followed by a special CISO panel discussion on the new film featuring:


Christine Vanderpool, CISO, Florida Crystals and 2019 Cyber Woman Leader of the Year

Troy Wilkinson, CISO, IPG and Best Selling Author

Alissa Knight, Director, Executive Producer, Knight Studios

Gordon Lawson, CEO, Conceal



AMC Town Square 18 – 6587 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119



Monday, August 8, 2022 from 8:00pm – 11:00pm (PDT)



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Marc Gendron

Marc Gendron PR for Conceal