Protect yourself from ransomware

This notice appeared in the Weekly Phoenix between July 7, 2020 and July 13, 2020.

July 7, 2020

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that is designed to hold your files or computer hostage, demanding payment for you to regain access. This is becoming more and more common because it is quite profitable for criminals.

This article will provide additional information about ransomware and educate users on three key steps to protect your computer against a ransomware “infection.”