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Officials in US, Europe Charge 10 in Malware Attacks

Officials in US, Europe Charge 10 in Malware Attacks

“Ten people, including five Russian fugitives, have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers worldwide and sought to steal $100 million from victims, U.S. and European authorities announced Thursday.

The malware enabled criminals from Eastern Europe to take remote control of infected computers and siphon funds from victims’ bank accounts, and targeted companies and institutions across all sectors of American life.”

What steps are you taking to improve your defenses against such attacks?

Below is a link for 10 simple steps to provide yourself with a base layer of defense.

https://www.autodesk.com/redshift/10-tips-on-how-to-prevent-malware-from-infecting-your-computer/