What You Need to Know About the 2017 Ransomware Event

wannacry_05_1024x774Last Friday, businesses across the globe began to experience the effects of this years most potent ransomware outbreak. Dubbed "WannaCry", this malware finds its way onto your computer systems via sophisticated phishing attempts, and once it's inside it only gets worse. WannaCry then begins to worm throughout your network and infect any and all vulnerable machines it finds, encrypting all data and demanding a Bitcoin ransom to return them. WannaCry can effectively shut down any business it infects, holding your data hostage for as long as it takes to get paid.

Our team has assembled a feed where you can learn more about WannaCry, Ransomware, and the steps to protect yourself and your business. We encourage you to check it out at the link below:


As always, our team is ready to protect your systems and network from this outbreak. Please give us a call at 518-452-0550 x1 to schedule your professional security service.

-The Liberteks.com Team

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