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Your organisation is under-prepared for a ransomware attack. Almost all organisations are.
Luckily, it's likely you'll have time to fix many security problems before they are exploited.
IT vendors and service providers love to imply they have a unique, advanced, push-button solution that will magically solve your security/ransomware problems. Sadly, the real solution is far more complicated. You need a multi-layered approach to cybersecurity with many lines of defence.
Although the measures listed can look overwhelming, you don't have to fix everything at once. Few organisations have the time or money to do so.
Just look over the security measures above to familiarise yourself with what you could be doing, prioritise your changes and keep making incremental improvements.
You will probably have implemented some of the measures already.
Bear in mind that you're not just trying to prevent ransomware attacks compromising end-points, but also to limit lateral movement from compromised end-points to more sensitive areas of your IT estate.
You're trying to speed up detection of any attack and put in place systems that will help you recover faster, without paying a ransom. And you are trying to limit the amount of sensitive data that could leak in the event of a successful attack.
We've lots of services that can help you protect your organisation from ransomware:
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