What is Ransomware?

Ransomware is a form of malware that prevents users from accessing certain parts of its system. For healthcare, this means potentially being unable to ensure the safety of patients. There is not one solution that will always keep criminals away, but security awareness and updated software are valuable as mitigation tactics. Read more about what ransomware is and how to take preventative measures at http://www.informationsecuritybuzz.com/study/survey/q1-2016-sees-93-phishing-emails-contain-ransomware/.