The State of Email Security 2018 Report
The latest threats, confidence killers and bad behaviors—and a cyber resilience strategy to fix them
Fight the ransomware virus with Mimecast
Ransomware virus attacks are increasing at an alarming rate, with reports of more than 4000 incidents per day. The news headlines are filled with stories of companies whose data has been held hostage in ransomware attacks, and the cost to recover data now exceeds more than $1 billion each year.
Guarding against a ransomware virus requires both strong security and powerful archiving. Your security measures for ransomware prevention must start with your email system, as email is the primary attack vector for hackers spreading the ransomware virus. And with the right archiving tools, you can easily recover data and keep email available even if a ransomware virus successfully breaches your defenses.
Mimecast provides a multilayered approach to protect against ransomware using best-of-breed security, archiving and continuity solutions. With Mimecast's all-in-one subscription service, you get all the tools you need to defend against the ransomware virus and other advanced threats, as well as malware, spam and data leaks. Mimecast's multipurpose archive provides secure off-site storage and continuous data protection for email, files and Lync IM conversations. And Mimecast email continuity services ensure that when primary email servers go down due to a ransomware virus attack, natural disaster or hardware failure, employees will continue to have complete access to email and attachments without disruption to business.
Mimecast's email security solutions combat the ransomware virus at several levels.
Learn more about stopping the ransomware virus with Mimecast.