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SamSam ransomware attacks hit almost 60 organizations across the US in the last year, with cleanup costs that topped $17 million for the city of Atlanta
and $1.5 million for Colorado's state department of transportation $1.5 million. The total cost and the extent of the damage is still unknown.
We do know that the health care industry is a particular target, accounting for about one in four ransomware attacks both by SamSam and in general. But that doesn't mean other industries are safe. No matter what industry you're in, you should be taking these three steps to protect yourself:
Contact Xantrion to learn how we can help you at every step so you can prevent attacks and recover quickly if one happens.