Threat and Vulnerability Management

How to stay protected against ransomware

Provided by Sophos

Category Threat and Vulnerability Management

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date June 09 2016

Date posted September 30 2016

Overview

Ransomware threats like Cryptowall, TeslaCrypt, and Locky are on the rise, targeting organizations of all sizes. This paper explains how these attacks work, and why a large number of new infections continue to surface despite existing protective measures. It also provides practical short- and long-term steps that organizations should take to protect against them.

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