In the News: The Rise and Rise of Ransomware (SC Magazine)

Quoted in the SC Magazine article The Rise and Rise of Ransomware by Davey Winder:

It’s an attractive threat sector for many reasons. Number one, persistent attacks can be avoided. “Ransomware that encrypts all the data and destroys local backups before asking for a lump sum payout,” Dave Venable, VP of cyber security at Masergy told SC, “lets hackers avoid the higher costs and labour of maintaining the infrastructure of persistent attacks.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *