Introduction to Ransomware
Do you save personal, client, customer or patient data on your computer? If so, ransomware could be lurking around the corner. Ransomware is malicious software that holds your personal files hostage, makes them unreadable, and demands a payment to release them.
This course will dive into the basics of ransomware. Your employees will learn about cybercrime, information security, and cryptography and encryption. We’ll also look at how to protect yourself and your data, and prevent any attacks from happening.
- Definition of ransomware
- Information security and cybersecurity explained
- Definition of cryptography and encryption
- Types of ransomware
- Ways to prevent ransomware attacks