Learn how to prevent and respond to ransomware attack. Get an overview of the types of ransomware, and learn ways to safeguard your computer from attack.
- [Instructor] Hello, my name is Lisa Bock, and I'm a security ambassador. In this course I'll begin with an overview of ransomware and we'll step through the process of getting ransomware. I'll review the various types, such as onion and mobile ransomware, and cover ways to safeguard a Windows operating system. That includes updating the operating system, browser security, and using strong password protection. I'll wrap up with up to date information on best practices, such as using sender policy framework, securing your router, and other important steps to keep you and your organization safe from ransomware that exists and threaten today's complex networked environments.
Along with steps suggested by the FBI to take if you have fallen victim to ransomware. Are you ready? Let's get started.
- How ransomware works
- Types of ransomware
- Safeguarding Windows
- Securing your router
- Updating software and operating systems
- Spam, phishing, and spoofing
- Reporting ransomware
Skill Level Beginner
Windows Performance Toolkit: Malware Analysiswith Thomas Pantels1h 4m Intermediate
Ransomware: Practical Reverse Engineeringwith Malcolm Shore1h 22m Intermediate
1. Ransomware Overview
2. Types of Ransomware
3. Safeguarding Windows
4. Good Practice
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