Ransomware Protection Services in Worcester

Proximitum is your number one resource for trusted, effective ransomware protection.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation to discuss how we can help.

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Expert Ransomware Protection Services

 

The first half of 2021 saw a 93% increase in the number of ransomware attacks worldwide. Not only is the number of attacks increasing, but so are the ransom demands. While it’s difficult to put an exact figure on it (since many companies are loath to admit how much they paid to get their computers back), industry experts estimate the average payment rose from roughly £300,000 last year to about £450,000 this year. If that’s an amount you’re willing to part with, then good luck. If not, call Proximitum for expert ransomware protection in Worcester.

Why You Need Ransomware Protection in Worcester

Ransomware is one of the biggest threats facing SMEs today, although it’s not a new phenomenon. The first, crude ransomware attack occurred in 1989, but few took notice because the internet was little more than a curiosity at that time. The issue remained a fringe one until 2009. That was the year the cryptocurrency blockchain was born.

 

Hackers immediately realised the opportunity for mayhem that cryptocurrencies represented and began insisting that ransom payments be made in the almost entirely untraceable virtual currency. Attacks spiked, ransom demands increased and 12 years later businesses find themselves facing an existential crisis.

Proximitum Can Help

 

Worcester is not a global economic centre like London but that doesn’t mean businesses here are immune to ransomware attacks. The reality is that unless you know how to effectively seal off your system from Trickbot, Qbot, Dridex, IcedID and other such trojans you’re going to need ransomware experts on your side. That’s where we come in.

 

Our team of cybersecurity experts understand the urgency of the situation and get to work fast locking down your IT infrastructure from the scourge of ransomware. We invest heavily in keeping our team members up to date on all the latest threats and all the most effective techniques to keep them at bay. The bottom line is that investing in ransomware protection from Proximitum may wind up being the best decision you make this year.

Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late

 

The recent shift toward remote work has only complicated the cybersecurity picture and opened new, nefarious opportunities for ransomware criminals. Don’t wait until someone sitting in a basement half a world away has brought your Worcester business to its knees. Get in touch with Proximitum today. We’ll make sure your company does not join the long list of those who were sure it would never happen to them, until it did.