Ransomware is a complex attack, and requires education for both IT professionals and end users. Each with a responsibility for protecting their company’s sensitive and valuable data.
Ransomware kill chain
The term “kill chain” is used in the Cybersecurity community to describe the steps in a cyber-attack. It is helpful to understand these steps so that they can be individually addressed. Stopping ransomware at any point on this chain can completely disable or at least limit the damage.