Mapping the Ransomware Landscape

Provided by Fortinet

Category Cybercrime

Type White Paper

Length 10

Publish Date February 10 2017

Date posted May 04 2017


When a cyber threat grows in magnitude by 35 times in one year, every organization regardless of size and industry should pay serious heed and to act upon it. This is further compounded by the availability of Ransomware as a service, rendering most traditional security approaches ineffective to thwart such attacks. Gain insights to what Ransomware is and how it works and it how with advanced models utilizing a cohesive layered security with proactive threat intelligence can help to increase your ability to counter these. Pick up the 5 five simple tips that can help your enterprise counter the onslaught of Ransomware attacks.

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