Ransomware by the Numbers: Ransomware is one of the biggest security problems for organizations, businesses, and individuals. Criminals are taking advantage of the weakness of those IT departments.
Ransomware is a type of malware the infects the computer systems of users and manipulates it and prevents or limits users from accessing their system, either by locking the system’s screen or locking users files unless a ransom is paid.
The victim usually shortly after receives blackmail note by pop-up, pressing the victim to pay the ransom through certain online payment methods to regain full access to system and files.
It is important that you learn about ransomware, how it works and how to prevent it.
MBC Audit reports are a great way to identify risks and cost savings in addition to building annual plans for IT improvements.