In light of the recent spate of ransomware attacks, all organizations should check the security of their computer systems. Specific advice from DHS includes:
- Update your systems to include the latest patches and software updates.
- Do not click on or download unfamiliar links or files in emails.
- Back up your data to prevent possible loss, whether you are at a family computer or company data.
Update on May 15th: From the Jewish Community Relations Center of NYC, this advice about Microsoft efforts to help users avoid ransomware attacks.