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Combatting ransomware means starting at the end…

It’s not just the initial ransomware attack that organizations need to be concerned with, it’s also the aftermath. The questions of: Is it over? How do we recover? What is stopping threat actors from doing it again? Ed Williams looks at ransomware incident management.

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How to protect backups from ransomware

Until recently the standard advice was to turn to your backups to initiate a response to a ransomware attack. However, as attackers have adapted their techniques to target backups is this approach still feasible? Peter Groucutt describes three ways of protecting backups to ensure that they can be used effectively after a ransomware attack.

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