Every organization, regardless of what you do, is at risk for a ransomware attack. This blog will give you some insight into best practices to minimize the risk of a successful attack.
It’s important, now more than ever before, for organizations to have an awareness of the emerging cyber threats that this type of attack holds. A successful ransomware attack can have a direct effect on an organization’s financial stability, day-to-day operations, and overall reputation.
When an organization addresses its preparedness against ransomware, it effectively lowers the risk of a successful attack. No organization can function without access to its server’s data and with ransomware on its system, an organization is effectively shut down.
When it comes to protecting against ransomware, it is best to be proactive, educate your employees, and set organization-wide policies and procedures, hopefully preventing the threat before it arrives. In a two-part webinar series, the United States Secret Service Electronic Crimes Task Force (ECTF) dives deeper into the overview of what ransomware is, why you should be concerned, and steps you can take to prevent it. To learn more about details within the webinar series, click here.
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This 2-minute video titled How to Minimize the Risk of A Ransomware Attack features JANUS’ COO, Lyle Liberman, and was produced in conjunction with Kaplan e-Learning. The video interview provides highlights on preventing cyber attacks and recommends cyber security awareness training for all company employees.
Since 1988, JANUS has helped hundreds of government agencies, commercial entities, educational institutions, and not-for-profits protect their infrastructures, data, clients, and employees, and we have the references and testimonials to prove these claims. Our decade-long experience has allowed us to achieve deep expertise in every sector and specialty that exists, including yours.
Contact Chris Kniffin, Corporate Director, to learn more about how a team of affordable professionals can help you secure your organization.