It’s Time to Take the Ransomware Threat to Business-Critical Applications More Seriously


Almost every day, we see yet another case of ransomware. While, historically, companies of all sizes are targeted, recently it appears that all the news revolves around debilitating attacks on mission-critical or business-critical systems of large enterprises — from fuel and energy companies to food processing companies. 

It’s not that these enterprises haven’t taken steps to protect these assets; it’s just that the “traditional” way of preparing for and responding to ransomware simply won’t work anymore. So, what’s needed to protect your organization’s business-critical applications from the looming threat of ransomware? That’s exactly what I’ll seek to address here.