The past few years have seen a dramatic rise in the number of ransomware attacks on nearly every sector of education. In addition to causing financial damage, ransomware attacks threaten the availability of food, fuel, water and medical care. An attack can happen to any organization—it is not a question of “if” but a matter of “when.”
This Gorilla Guide will give readers an understanding of the cybercrime economy that supports and launches these attacks, and will explain the crucial role of threat intelligence in any defense strategy.
- A short history of ransomware
- The world of cybercrime
- Ransom dilemma: plan for the worst
- Gain intelligence about the threats