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Defending against ransomware


Johannesburg, 30 Sep 2021
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You could call it the global wave of cyber crime: Transnet and other South African government departments have joined tens of thousands of victims of ransomware, in which cyber criminals break into computer systems and encrypt and/or steal files in order to demand a ransom payment. 

This document will discuss the recommended technical defences and preparation (including people, processes, technical defences) organisations should implement to mitigate the threat of ransomware. 

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