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Cybersecurity pioneers share their views on how organisations can protect against future large-scale ransomware attacks

Ahead of the five-year anniversary of NotPetya (June 27th), cybersecurity leaders from Gigamon, DigitalXRAID and CYFOR Secure have weighed in on what has changed, and how organisations can protect against future large-scale ransomware attacks.
Mark Coates, VP EMEA, Gigamon says, “In the five years since NotPetya, the threat from ransomware has become both critical and unpredictable. And with organisations scrambling to implement the latest technologies and processes to protect their IT infrastructure, they’re not always getting it right.”
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“A recent Gigamon survey found that an over-reliance on endpoint protection could be putting organisations at a higher risk of ransomware exposure. While 96% of Infosec professionals consider endpoint detection and response (EDR) to be the most important tool in their arsenal against ransomware, only 4% are very confident they are prepared for an attack.”
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