Just before Christmas the ABC published this news article which particularly covered ransomware and a major infection at QUT.
Whilst it is impossible to give 100% protection against anything like these attacks (nor anything in life!) what I can guarantee is that if you are not keeping your computers, software and AV up to date you are more likely to have a major issue.
Backups are of course critical…if there was a recent backup you would not have to worry about the Ransomware locking up your data…we would simply rebuild using the backup.
To find out how DT can assist you with minimising your risk contact us.