IT Security Frameworks and Standards

Essential FAQs to Combatting Ransomware

Provided by enSilo

Category IT Security Frameworks and Standards

Type White Paper

Length 11

Publish Date August 31 2016

Date posted September 23 2016

Overview

Ransomware has grown from small operations targeting individual computers to a multimillion dollar criminal operation, with studies showing that one threat actor was making $30million a year from ransomware attacks alone. This strong financial motive and the high success rates means that attacks are only going to continue to increase, with growing numbers of cybercriminals joining in. This guide from enSilo provides helpful answers to the most frequently asked questions about ransomware and looks at ways you can protect your system from being the victim of an attack.

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