Is Healthcare Sector Better Prepared for Ransomware Attacks?
Several Organizations Have Avoided Paying Ransoms, Thanks to Backup Plans
… Tom Walsh, president of consulting firm tw-Security, says that in addition to preparing backup systems, organizations should focus on workforce training and awareness about ransomware threats as well as social engineering drills. Plus, he advises them to “encrypt all confidential data – otherwise, the hackers will do it for you. And limit individual access to network and other resources to the minimum necessary.”