Tuesday Tip – Ransomware

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Tuesday Tip – Ransomware

Tuesday Tip – Ransomware

Today’s tip deals with one of the most devious and current computer threats – ransomware. By definition it’s “a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid.” The majority of these attacks go after small to medium sized business, ones that most likely have inadequate security measures in place, and have the necessity to pay the ransom demands. Below is a link to an article by Malwarebytes about how to deal with ransomware. It’s a long read, so even a scan of the article will give you info to help defend yourself.

How to beat ransomware: prevent, don’t react

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