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5/13/2017
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Pieter Arntz
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WanaCrypt0r Hits Worldwide

Consumers and businesses should be sure their Windows systems and software are updated with all current patches in order to stop the spread of this dangerous ransomware attack.

Image Source: Malwarebytes Labs
Image Source: Malwarebytes Labs

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8/7/2017 | 7:39:00 AM
Server crash or files encrypted?
Either way, when a server fails, when drives fail, when they become unreadable, any company - any Technology professional SHOULD have a solid, tested backup and restore solution on hand.  This is just common sense folks.  A few years ago one of my small 501C3 accounts got destroyed by ransomware and I had a solid restore plan in place, within 3 hours all data was restored to server and workstation.  FOLKS - BACKUP AND REST!!!  
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