Cyber security has become one of the hottest topic in tech circles and rightly so. The amount of data businesses collect, manage and distribute these days makes them a soft target for cyber criminals. Moreover, the lack of measures on business part to secure their assets makes matters worse for them. Businesses collect user data and store some sensitive information such as credit card information, which makes them a lucrative proposition for hackers.
Protect Your Business from Ransomware Attacks
This led to financially motivated cyber attacks. One of those popular types of cyber attacks driven by monetary gains is ransomware. Unlike other types of cyber attacks, attackers hacks your data and ask for a ransom in return. Slowly, the number of attacks grew and soon it became the biggest cyber security threat for businesses. Ransomware attacks are so common that a business is hit with a ransomware attack every 40 seconds.
Ransomware paralyzes your file system and encrypt your data so you can not access it. You will have