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Is your security is advanced enough to protect your business from cyber attacks

Now-a-days, people can find everything on internet including their personal information. It’s not surprising everyday people are being hacked. When it comes to cyber security most of the business owners claim that their confidential data or online security is safe because they believe their website does not contain any malicious thing for hacking. Why they don’t understand they can be victim if they do not keep any confidential information on their website. Small organization targeted first cause of their weaker online security. Generally, they think why hackers target them because they have less assets? But they don’t know it does not matter for them that how much you are small or large? Obviously they target you only for money and for your sensitive data to ruin your online reputation or your business.

Information security professionals have found in a survey that 80% cyber-attacks happen every year and 43% of them are small corporates. According to them, hackers target new and less secure website to make them malicious and turn into spy bots to hijack their web server so it can be used by them for other DDoS attacks. They can also make it infected with ransomware to use it in black market (Ransomware- A malicious software that blocks access to your data until a fix amount of money is paid to them).

Attackers can use any file like worms, computer viruses, Trojan horses etc to steal your personal information.

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Security Expert’s Advice on Ransomware Attack

Ransomware is a type of malicious software that blocks user access to files or systems. Information Security experts say that the first ransomware attack was happened in 1989.

By 2017, it is everywhere. According to a report there were more than 7,600 ransomware attacks have been done in industry. But attacks are not finished yet, the latest ransomware attack “wanna cry” have happened in last week which affected millions of individuals and Corporates in over 150 countries. But it’s not only one which affected millions; there are many others of its family.

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Ransomware install itself in computer and runs in the background without the user’s permission. It locks user machine and notifies user of its presence to make ransom demand but there is no guarantee after paying the ransom will return access or not delete the data. The more advanced malware uses a technique called cryptoviral extortion, in which it encrypts the victim’s files, making them inaccessible, and demands a ransom. The ransomware may also encrypt the computer’s Master File Table or the entire hard drive.

To save your valuable assets you can take help of information security professionals. There are n numbers of organizations which provide information security service and CR Risk Advisory is one of them. We, CR Risk Advisory solve major IT forensic issues with creative manual techniques to give complete protection from cyber-attacks. We also provide comprehensive solution for poor online reputation and to remove negative online complaints and reviews from major search engines like google, yahoo, bing etc.