How Mid-market Enterprises Can Protect Against Ransomware Attacks
- March 14, 2016
Whenever a data breach happens within a large enterprise, it tends to make headlines. And there were plenty of those in the news last year, from the IRS to Anthem to the U.S. Office of Personnel Management to Ashley Madison. Mid-market enterprises tend not generate big headlines, as far as cyber attacks go, but that doesn’t mean there weren’t more than enough to go around. Hackers are getting more sophisticated each day, and businesses have to contend with not only zero day threats but also souped-up versions of longstanding threats. An example of this is the evolution of popular ransomware tools like CryptoWall and CryptoLocker, which saw a resurgence in 2015.