Ransomware: Protect yourself with good backup and cloud policies

More ransomware attacks are likely. The best way to protect against them is to have up-to-date in-house backups and to ensure cloud backups are adequately protected and available

Ransomware has been in the news this week after the WannaCry attack hit thousands of organisations worldwide.

Organisations’ best protection, when an attacker tries to deny access to their data, is to have up-to-date copies of that data available elsewhere.

So, good backup – in-house and in the cloud – is vital.

In this podcast, ComputerWeekly.com storage editor Antony Adshead talks with Vigitrust CEO Mathieu Gorge about why good backups are key to protecting against ransomware and why organisations should also check their cloud backup service-level agreements (SLAs)…

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