tec support recommend that all our customers install an offsite backup solution leaving, them with not one but two backup’s in place. This is our minimum requirement for best practice data protection.
Why are we recommending this?
The landscape for backup & disaster recovery is almost unrecognisable to that which existed only months ago. There has been a global epidemic which has in recent weeks involved numerous high profile cybercrime attacks.
The urgency of these recommendations therefore is acute and the need for both onsite and offsite back up has never been greater.
What is ransomware?
Ransomware is a virus that when clicked on & contracted will encrypt all of the files on your network and demand a ransom, typically between €1000 and €10,000, for them to be unlocked. The topic has been highlighted by both the Gardaí and the national media.