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22 January 2019

Protecting your organisation from ransomware

This guidance provided by the NCSC is an overview of ransomware, suggests some simple steps to prevent a ransomware incident, and advises on what to do if your organisation is infected by ransomware.

How to prevent a ransomware incident, and what to do if your organisation is infected.

Since the beginning of 2016, ransomware has been a growing global cyber security threat, and one which could affect any organisation that does not have appropriate defences. Ransomware was profitable to criminal actors through an economy of scale; they were successful by indiscriminately targeting high volumes of users of vulnerable devices. Even with only modest ransom demands the number of successful attacks was often enough to make the criminal actors a decent profit.

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