How to thwart Conti ransomware with the FBI, CISA, NSA, and Secret Service recommended strategies
Conti ransomware uses double extortion, a trending scheme among threat actors where data is both exfiltrated and encrypted, to threaten victims into paying huge ransoms. According to Coveware, the average cost of a Conti ransomware attack is $520,559, and countless organizations including healthcare industries, government agencies, educational institutions, finance organizations, and more have fallen prey to them.
Following the surge in Conti ransomware attacks and the detrimental effects it has had on its victims, the FBI, NSA, CISA, and Secret Service have released a joint advisory to take proactive measures against the attack. Dive into our free e-book to learn more.