What companies can do about ransomware, according to cyber defense experts

The WannaCry cyber attack that started May 12 continues to disrupt business across the world, from forcing portions of the United Kingdom’s health care system to shut down to infecting some of FedEx Corp.’s computer systems.
Such "ransomware" is one of the most lucrative types of malware for attackers and a common disruptive IT risk for businesses.
Malware encrypts and holds data hostage until the owner pays a ransom to receive an encryption key that allows data recovery. While transactions typically…

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