How To Crash A Cyber Criminal’s Empire

It seems like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be.  However, it does require the cooperation of everyone, which can be quite overwhelming.

PC Matic’s CEO, Rob Cheng, recently wrote an article featured in Computer World, titled Winning the war on ransomware.  As you read through this publication you will begin to understand the two things PC users and cyber attack victims must do to begin limiting the power of cyber criminals.  These two things are quite simple really.  First, stop paying the hackers.  Second, when buying an anti-virus, research its detection rates.

To learn how these two minor things can crash a cyber criminals’ empire, read the full article here.

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9 thoughts on “How To Crash A Cyber Criminal’s Empire

    • There are several independent public testing houses that continually test products throughout the year such as, Virus Bulletin, AV-Comparatives, and AV-Test. They publish new tests on their website when they come out.

  1. As Doug said…Simple is right …backup all your stuff and don’t pay… just reload! Yeah, at the end of the day, backing up may take somewhat longer BUT at what price down the road? Just be a little more assiduous to protect your files…EVERY DAY!

  2. Thanks for the article. I just ran a 30 day test of PC Matic, and we are purchasing and installing it on 50 company PC’s in June. Software is great, and the cloud management console is just what we needed.

  3. I also want u to know I truly enjoy all the useful and interesting information you provide to us. So much to learn, so little time

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