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How ransomware can delete your backups

By | 2017-07-24T11:18:03+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Blog|

It’s too early to say what 2017 will be remembered for, but the proliferation of cyber attacks and digital chicanery have been headline news all year.  Whether you’re talking about the rash of ransomware attacks, ominously dubbed “WannaCry” and “Petya”; or the alleged Russian hacking of our most recent election, digital crime is more prevalent [...]

The Petya Ransomware – What is it?

By | 2017-07-21T10:45:45+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Blog|

The digital age has afforded us many luxuries in the 21st century.  We’ve bypassed rude cab drivers, enabled food deliveries without moving from the couch, and even worked how to meet the opposite sex without talking to anyone.  Teleporting is about the only sci-fi fantasy we are still waiting on.  Unfortunately, this dependence on technology [...]

Ransomware Prevention and Resolution

By | 2017-07-12T13:45:41+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Blog|

As the American philosopher Drake would say, 2017 is a great time to be alive.  It can also be a precarious time to be alive, especially, if you haven’t popped out of a time machine and your livelihood is stored digitally.  Whether you are an individual or a company, you store sensitive and valuable data [...]