THE WANNACRY VIRUS IS STILL A THREAT

THE WANNACRY VIRUS IS STILL A THREAT

Honda Plan Shut Down

Protect Yourself Now by Backing Up Your Vital Data

(22 June 2017)  The Financial Times reports today that the incidious WannaCry Ransomware virus is still on the attack. “Honda has become the latest victim of the WannaCry cyberattack that crippled computer systems worldwide last month,” the FT reports. “The Japanese carmaker revealed it temporarily halted production at a Tokyo plant after discovering some of its computers were affected by Ransomware. Production of about 1,000 vehicles was disrupted...”

This malicious assault has affected hundreds of thousands of servers across the world, costing businesses and individuals millions of euro.

PROTECT YOURSELF NOW FROM THE WANNACRY RANSOMWARE VIRUS

Don’t be a victim. Make certain you take action now.

  • Never open an email attachment from a source you do not recognise or trust

  • Backup your vital data RIGHT NOW BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

  • Backup vital mission critical data frequently – every 2 to 4 hours

  • Backup other vital operating and transactional data at least every 24 hours

  • Backup all other data once a week

  • Make certain backups are held in fully secure and protected storage infrastructure

  • Consider backing up to multiple sites, perhaps an off-site physical storage device as well as into secure cloud infrastructure

  • If you do not have a backup strategy, devise one now. Do please remember: if you lose your data it has the potential of destroying your business.

  • Update your firewalls

  • Patch hardware and infrastructure operating software

  • Fully update Virus software

  • Filter Inbound Email

Backup and Data Protection Services from DB Computer Solutions is here to help.  Our Backup, Data Protection, and Disaster Recovery solutions work to protect your most valuable data assets from a successful attack. Our Veeam capabilities ensure vital Virtual Machines remain always available even in the face of vicious attacks.

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