How to Protect Against the Growing Ransomware Threat

Cybercriminals are looking for easier ways to earn higher profits from more lucrative targets. Follow these three simple steps to secure yourself from the growing ransomware threat.

 

Tripwire IP360 ScreenshotAnother ransomware attack called “Petya” has hit businesses globally, costing companies millions of dollars to keep their computer systems online. This video outlines what you need to know about preventing this kind of attack.

Ransomware infects computers and locks down their hard drives. This virus demands a ransom paid in Bitcoin to unlock user’s computers. The virus spreads by a worm that travels across infected networks and moves from computer to computer.

The Petya ransomware virus is one of the largest-scale attacks of it's kind this year. Watch this video to lean more about how you can detect this virus and defend your systems against attacks in the future.

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