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WannaCry Gives Consumers a First Look into Ransomware
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5/27/2017 | 2:03:18 PM
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I am not surprised that a high percentage of consumers stated they would drop their financial institution if they were a victim of the ransomware attacks. What needs to be more widely publicized for these institutions are the measures that are being taken to prevent and resolve WannaCry. Prevention through closing exposures and utilizing threat toolsets. If these safeguards don't suffice, then the utilization of a good back-up program to ensure that data is not lost and the ransom goes unpaid. These logistics should restore faith for the consumer because even though the trheat is prevalent the risk is low for institutions that provide such services.


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