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The Rise of Ransomware and How to Protect Against It

Feb 01, 2016

Download Hackers are turning over big profits by holding data hostage in return for a ransom payment. Ransomware is the fastest-growing type of malware, targeting anyone from mom-and-pop shops to large government entities. Once files are encrypted, hackers are asking victims for payments ranging from $200 to tens of thousands of dollars to recover their data. This white paper explores the different types of ransomware--as well as what to do if you're infected--and how to protect against it in the future.


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