Ransomware has gone from a nickel & dime operation targeting individual computers to a multimillion dollar criminal operation targeting organizations that can afford to pay enterprise-level payments. Management is concerned about how ransomware will affect operational costs where their technological advancement will be halted, and productivity hindered due to inaccessible computing. In today’s world every minute – and even second, can be costly.
This eBook is intended to facilitate boardroom discussions on the topic of ransomware. In this easy-to-read high-level FAQ, readers will receive an understanding on all things to do with ransomware - from an encryption primer to targeted industries. This eBook also ends with various strategies that enterprises can take to combat the threat of ransomware.
How are victims infected?
How are threat actors paid?
Is ransomware a periodic fad or a trending issue?
What strategy should businesses adopt to combat ransomware?