In recent years, digital trends have accelerated at an unprecedented level, bringing in a whirlwind of new opportunities. While it’s easy to be caught up in the excitement of it all, things can quickly turn sour if a security incident occurs. Ransomware is one of the worst nightmares for MSPs and IT teams everywhere. The impact of a ransomware attack is instant and the recovery period can be incredibly difficult if you are not adequately prepared. If recent events are any indication, it is not a matter of if, but rather when, a ransomware attack will happen.
MSPs are often targeted by cybercriminals since they can be used as gateways to deploy ransomware into the infrastructure of multiple companies at the same time. In case of an unexpected ransomware attack, simply employing preventive measures isn’t enough. You also need to focus on containing the threat and ensuring business continuity as quickly as possible.
Let’s discuss some of the strategies that can help you get back on track should you experience an unavoidable breach.