Hacked for the Holidays: Five Actions to Undertake When Ransomware Strikes During the Holiday Season
With reduced holiday staffing, businesses face escalated ransomware threats during the season. When inevitable attacks occur, response should quickly determine the attack’s scope, isolate impacted servers before lateral spread, restore systems from recent backups in offline secure storage, identify if sensitive data was exfiltrated, and thoroughly scan backups for lurking malware before recovery. Staying vigilant is key.
(Source: CPO Magazine)