Learn How to Safeguard Against Ransomware

Published: April 13th, 2016

Category: Updates

The Information Security Office published a new web page detailing the malware known as Ransomware, including what it is and how it can effect students, faculty, and staff.  When hackers use Ransomware, they lock you out of your computer and can encrypt your files.  Cyber-criminals then request an online payment to end the attack, in exchange for allowing you to regain access to your own data and device.  Read the UFIT News story to learn more about safeguarding yourself from Ransomware.

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