5 Things Partners Need To Know About The New Global Ransomware Outbreak
Another Month, Another Ransomware Attack
A second massive ransomware attack began Tuesday and continues to infect companies across the globe. The outbreak – which comes on the heels of the massive WannaCry outbreak last month – has caused many corporate operations to grind to a halt as machines across their network were infected by the malware, which prevents a machine from rebooting, encrypts user data and demands a $300 ransom to unlock machines. As partners look to protect their clients from this latest global outbreak, here's what they need to know about the attack targets, how the ransomware is spreading, and what can be done to prevent it.