There have been a number of large scale attacks leveraging the recently published NSA tools and exploits. We have seen ransomware attacks such as WannaCry and Erebus hit a wide range of organizations around the world, using a Ransomware-as-a-Service platform that has been made available to a wide range of cybercriminals, regardless of their hacking skills. New and advanced threats such as those being seen globally require a multi-layered defense strategy that can protect against multi-vectored threats. In order to assist organizations with some useful information, Wedge Networks is pleased to offer the following report to our users to aid them in protecting themselves against these ransomware attacks.
In the Gartner report, analyst Eric Ouellet, covers how "Increasing ransomware attacks pose a notable threat to business data and productivity". "Security and risk management leaders can rely on best practices outlined here to protect their organizations from ransomware."
The report covers the following Key Challenges:
Seven Myths That Could Compromise Your Ransomware Response, 2016 | Eric Ouellet | 08 November 2016
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