We’ve seen it reported many times in the news this year already. Malicious cyber actors breach a company or government network and hold it for ransom, often involving sensitive or personal information. Our new fact sheet helps to safeguard your data: go.usa.gov/xFfSQ
The latest fact sheet, Protecting Sensitive and Personal Information from Ransomware-Caused Data Breaches, includes actions to adopt a heightened state of awareness. If implemented, these actions can help reduce the risk to ransomware and protect sensitive and personal information in the event of a ransomware-caused data breach.
Read the latest fact sheet: go.usa.gov/xFfSQ
To learn more about the growing threat of ransomware, log on StopRansomware.gov, a centralized, whole-of-government webpage providing ransomware resources, guidance, and alerts.