Theseday we are hearing many cases of ransomware infection which is not only badly impacts bussiness but also the crticial data. As this virus encrypt the sensetive data with private key genrated from C2C or from attacker server. The way Ransomware enters into the network and infect the critical servers silently the installed antivrus also not able to detect proactively. I have been worked on couple of Ransomware virus attack therefore sharing my experince as well as little research, history, best practices and prevention methodology. This arctilce more focused on Ransomware Discovery and next article will be focused on prevention methodology. I am trying to answer all WH question related to ransomware.
Ransomware History and Trend
Ransomware is malware that encrypts a user's files-folder and often deletes the original copy if ransom (money) is not paid to attacker to get decryption keys.
Why ransomware target businesses?
What are most common methods used by ransomware to come in?