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Beating Ransomware in 8 steps

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Today, balloon tower defense-in-depth style, we cover the attack path for ransomware. Eight controls are detailed, each one with a varying degree of effectiveness, that can keep your organization from paying the ransom.


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  • How about disabling Tor on the corporate network? Don't a lot of these ransomware use Tor to phone home?  

  • Ian WalkerIan2 In geeks we trust ...

    I would like to see large corporations (Microsoft, Google, Apple ...) get together (WOT!?) and fund a small dedicated "ransomware elimination force".

    One for the Directors board meeting methinks?

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