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#1 Matpl


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Posted 09 January 2017 - 04:27 AM

Hi everyone! I want to know how Can I prevent few users in my comapny from cryptovirus? Can you add few tips? What software will secure pc ?

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Posted 09 January 2017 - 08:44 AM

The best defensive strategy to protect yourself from malware and ransomware (crypto malware) infections is a comprehensive approach and your best defense is back up, back up, and more back up on a regular basis.

For more suggestions, see my comments (Post #2) in this topic...Ransomware Avoidance...it includes a list of prevention tools.

Important Fact: Security is all about layers and not depending on any one solution, technology or approach to detect and prevent the latest threats from cyber-criminals. No amount of security software is going to defend against today's sophisticated malware writers for those who do not practice safe computing and stay informed. That includes educating all users on how crypto ransomware spreads.

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