Not surprisingly, paying ransom rarely solves the threat posed by malicious software. There’s no guarantee that your files will be decrypted. In fact, paying up might only embolden them into blackmailing you further.
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No matter how careful you are, RaaS attacks might occur. You might have heard of big ransomware attacks such as Ryuk, WannaCry, SimpleLocker, and TeslaCrypt. These are just a fraction of all the malicious software in cyberspace. The best way to tackle these threats is to trust a local and experienced cybersecurity provider.