Healthcare Sector Always At Risk of Ransomware

January 11, 2019 / GuidesFor Team

Cyber criminals often don’t discriminate when it comes to choosing their next victim. As long as they can make a profit out of it, they will attack without a second thought. The same goes for ransomware specialists. Ransomware is geared towards restricting a company’s access to its access up until a ransom is paid. As such, attackers must make sure that their victim has valuable data to protect. Earlier this year, the healthcare sector became the target of ransomware attacks. Although the numbers have gone down since then, it should serve as an important lesson about the dangers of ransomware. Read on for more. -Carla Grace Mesina

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