E-Communications 30/01/17 - [BLOG] Ransomware. Understand it. Defeat it!
In 2016, there was a 600% growth in new ransomware families. Nearly 50% of organisations are estimated to have been hit by ransomware, and they paid out over $200 million (nearly £160 million) in ransoms in Q1 alone! And these are only the ones we are aware of!
So if you or your customers don't yet fully understand the dangers of ransomware, and how to protect against it, it's probably a good idea to read our new blog, Ransomware: what is it & how do I stop it?
This is the first in a series of blogs explaining a number of different security threats and issues and how to deal them, including:
Ransomware kidnaps the data that is businesses’ lifeblood. Time for your customers to confront the hostage-takers with prevention, not negotiation.
Director, Blue Solutions Ltd.
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