Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about the WannaCry Ransomware attack.
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The high-publicity WannaCry attack has many companies reviewing their protections against ransomware and other cybersecurity attacks. Here we provide five preventative controls that IT auditors should ensure are functioning properly.
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