Ransomware’s Brutal ‘Second Wave’

From securityboulevard.com


Winter is coming and ransomware is well underway with a brutal second wave. And while some may call this just a natural evolution, there is no doubt that attacks are picking up steam and shifting to a far more aggressive and brutal mode. With the confirmed death of a patient in a hospital in Duesseldorf attributed to a ransomware attack, we can now add “deadly” to the list of dangers to this virulent form of cyberattack.

In this article, we will go over the attributes of this new wave of ransomware and how you can protect your organization from these newer, more vicious attacks.

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