How to Prevent Ransomware Through Air-Gapped Backups

In today’s ever-evolving digital world, cyberthreats are an unfortunate reality. Cybercrime impacts businesses regardless of their size, industry or cybersecurity budget. These threats are increasingly complex as cybercriminals deploy new and sophisticated tactics to exploit business networks for financial gain.

On March 30 at 4:00 PM EST, join our experts as they deliver ready to implement and actionable insights that you can use to protect your company’s most valuable asset, your data, from ransomware.

What You’ll Learn in This Webinar​

Security Starts With Your Employees.

Learn today's relevant cybersecurity best practices, including securing endpoints, common firewall configuration vulnerabilities, locking down WFH devices, and protecting your data with air-gapped backups.

Air-Gapping Your Data Eliminates Risk

We'll break down each type of backup from air-gapped, off-site, and cloud-based. You don't have to sacrifice security on a budget and you can incorporate the best hybrid of backups for your business needs.

Building a BDR Plan

Scary fact: 93% of companies without a backup and disaster recovery plan who suffer a major data disaster are out of business within one year. We’ll teach you how to navigate today’s best practices to protect your data 24/7.

Common Challenges for SMBs

COVID-19 has transformed how companies operate. The shift toward WFH has created complex challenges, and we’ll uncover the pitfalls faced when it comes to your data and security. 

Meet Your Speakers

Grab your coffee and notepad, then get ready to enhance your company’s cybersecurity posture with real-world examples and insights from the experts at IT Support Guys.

Luy Teitelroit

CEO & Founder

As the applications and security systems expert, Luy drives the hybrid, multi-cloud architecture, and server security strategy that protects clients from today’s advanced online and offline threats. Over the past 15 years, he’s empowered SMBs to leverage his passion for tech to scale their IT infrastructure and cybersecurity posture. 

Michael Moore

Technical Solutions Specialist

With 18 years experience in Information Technology and as an IT Director for several companies, Michael provides valuable insight into designing secure and stable information systems and solutions in the rapidly evolving IT environment. 

Vanessa Luquis

Digital Analyst

Vanessa is a leader in helping small to mid-sized businesses leverage data, optimize processes, and keep track of their digital footprint. She translates complex information into easy-to-understand ideas, and communicates insights to our org.

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What Are Ransomware Attacks?

Ransomware refers to a type of malware that gains access to and encrypts a victim’s systems, devices or files, locking users out of their own networks.

Once ransomware has infected a network, the business is forced to pay a ransom to regain access to their files, data, or systems. If the company refuses to pay or meet the cybercriminal’s demands, the files will remain encrypted, or may be deleted.

In more sophisticated ransomware campaigns, attackers may exfiltrate the compromised data before locking systems, which enables the attackers to extort other organizations as collateral by threatening to disclose or sell their data if they refuse to pay.

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Protect Your Business from Ransomware Attacks with Air-Gapped Backups

For most organizations, backups are a routine part of their data protection strategy. Many rely on backup and recovery tools that automate replication processes and ensure secure and reliable restores, should they become necessary. But these tools alone aren’t enough to defend against ransomware, unless they specifically incorporate ransomware protection.

With ransomware incidents growing at an alarming rate, organizations require backup and recovery tools that defend against these threats and enable organizations to quickly recover from attacks. Many backup and recovery tools now incorporate ransomware protection; although, these products differ in how they safeguard against these cyberthreats.

Join our webinar on March 30 to learn about how to ransomware proof your data through air gapped backups, and how to create a backup and disaster recovery solution that is best suited to protect your company.

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