Ransomware threats are real

Without a doubt, the most significant cyber crime attacks inĀ 2017 are the global cyber attacks from WannaCry and NotPetya, which for many individuals and organisations, made the cyber threat real. The potential effect of cyber attacks was graphically illustrated by the impact of WannaCry on the NHS and NotPetya on Danish shipping giant Maersk.

It is important to have suffice backups in locations that are not on your computer, network and server to restore your important information quickly and rapidly.

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