Cyber-crime is a business much like any other, tools and approaches used by attackers are constantly changing and adapting to suit the ever-changing digital environment, and as organisations improve and adapt their security measures, cyber criminals change their methods of attack. The use of ransomware is becoming an increasingly popular tool, used by attackers to exploit businesses and extort money from them. But what is ransomware, who is at risk, and how can these potential victims defend themselves?
Safeguarding and Data Protection:
You’ve probably heard it all before. That the threat landscape is constantly changing, and cyber criminals are creative little critters engaged in a constant arms race with the good guys (that’s us!), to gain unauthorised access to systems and applications for financial gain. But here’s the thing. It’s true!