#1 "The Ransomware Heist"
UK mid-sized law firm hit by ransomware attack, £2 million ransom paid.
Previously thought of as a mass market attack, there's been a significant shift towards more targeted ransomware attacks where cyber criminals invest time to stake out victims and identify business-critical files making the legal sector a highly attractive target due to the volumes of data, sensitive information, financial responsibility and authority they hold.
Your business doesn't need to be a multinational or household name to fall victim to an attack. Many people make the mistake of assuming that their business is "too small" to be a target. In fact, it's quite the contrary, smaller businesses in the UK bore the brunt of the £17bn cost of cyber attacks in 2018 as hackers discover it's a quicker, easier way in.
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About Comtact Ltd.
Comtact Ltd. is a government-approved Cyber Security and IT Managed Service Provider, supporting clients 24/7 from our ISO27001-accredited UK Security Operations Centre (SOC).
Located at the heart of a high security, controlled-access Tier 3 data centre, Comtact's state-of-the-art UK Cyber Defence Centre (SOC) targets, hunts & disrupts hacker behaviour, as part of a multi-layered security defence, to help secure some of the UK's leading organisations.