Antiransomware tool from Kaspersky for businesses | Don't WannaCry?

By Shekhar Sahu on

20 May, 2017  at 2:15 PM

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Ransomwares are the fastest growing malware right now. The recent WannaCry ransomware has hit over 150 countries now and continues to spread. We have shared few steps you must take to prevent this ransomware attack.

Kaspersky Lab a Russia based cyber security giant recently launched a free anti ransomware tool for businesses. Because the ransomware is now targeting big businesses.
This tool can work independent of an antivirus program. This tool will work even if you don't have  Kaspersky Antivirus (KAV) installed on your computers.

You need to register your business to download this tool. You need to install this tool on all the systems in your company.

Follow this link to download Kaspersky Antiransomware tool


Also install an antivirus suite which supports an anti ransomware. One such AV software is Avira Security Suite. The basic version of the suite is available for free.

Download the Free Avira Suite with ransomware protection if you don't WannaCry



NO MORE RANSOM 

One initiative is NO MORE RANSOM by Kaspersky, Intel Security, the National High Tech Crime Unit of the Netherlands’ police and Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre. 
The goal of initiative is to educate people about prevention of ransomware attacks and help them unlock their files without paying an ransom to the hacker groups.



Also read
What is a ransomware virus? How does a ransomware work?
What is WannaCrypt ransomware?
I got attacked by ransomware WannaCrypt  - What to do now?

Shekhar Sahu
Blogger, Photographer, Nutrition Adviser, SSE at Infosys, Artist

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