Ransomware Prevention & Protection

Written by CompuVault, Inc. on . Posted in Blog

More and more, ransomware has emerged as a major threat to individuals and businesses alike.

Ransomware, a type of malware that encrypts data on infected systems, has become a lucrative option for cyber extortionists.  When the malware is run, it locks victim’s files and allows criminals to demand payment to release them.

There are ways to protect your business against ransomware attacks.  In this Ransomware Guide from CompuVault you’ll learn
  • how the malware is spread
  • the different types of ransomware proliferating today
  • what you can do to avoid or recover from an attack
A little bit of education and the right solutions go a long way.  Make sure your employees understand what to watch out for and you can avoid a lot of headaches.

Never underestimate the dedication or expertise of today’s hackers.  They are constantly adapting and improving their weapon of choice.  That’s why you need top-notch security software and backup.  Be certain that your software is up-to-date and secure.  In the end, it is backup that will help you pick up the pieces when all else fails.

We hope you will find this guide useful in your preparations.  If we can be of any help, please contact me, 314-329-4202, Bill@compuvaultstl.com