Technology Leader Discusses How to Deal With the Growing Threat of Ransomware

July 2016

Ransomware attacks are becoming increasingly frequent—with hospitals, the keepers of irreplaceable personal information, becoming the most lucrative target. So how can organizations mitigate ransomware risks?
Network segmentation, or blocking off an attack to one specific part of a network by closing it down, is one effective tool, explains Shahryar Shaghaghi, Technology Advisory Services National Leader and Head of International BDO Cybersecurity, in an interview with the Cybersecurity Law Report.
For other ways organizations can mitigate the risks of ransomware: