Ransomware has become one of the most widespread and damaging threats that internet users face. Since the infamous CryptoLocker first appeared in 2013, we've seen a new era of file-encrypting ransomware variants delivered through spam messages and Exploit Kits, extorting money from home users and businesses alike. The demands for money have grown more forceful with each iteration.
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- What's behind the current wave of ransomware attacks
- Why ransomware attacks are so successful
- Practical steps to avoid ransomware infections
- Optimal configuration settings for Sophos solutions to stop ransomware