Ransomware 101: What it Is, How You Get It, and How to Protect Yourself

April 30, 2019 9:45 AM

Center for Information Technology

Ransomware is a serious security threat that has data-kidnapping capabilities. This virus encrypts your computer, attempting to extort you into paying a ransom to regain access. Without paying the scammers, there is no way to your recover files. Do you know how to protect yourself?