What you need to know about Ransomware

By: Tim McCutcheonTim McCutcheon

Ransomware is a software that locks users out of their computer or specific files until a “fee” is paid to release the lock and these attacks on organizations have become ever more common. Any organization that relies on real-time or near-real-time access to data may be subject to an attack. Although there has been a rise in the number of attacks, the full implications are still being understood and worked out. Read this article by PoynerSpruill to learn more about Ransomware and what is known on these attacks.

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