Ransomware

Security

ProudGeek can help you protect your computer and networks from ransomware.

You may have heard about a recent ransomware outbreak across many NHS sites and other organisations across the world.  We blogged about it here.

Ransomware is a piece of software which when run on your computer an encrypt your important documents, pictures, videos and other data and then demand payment of a “ransom” usually within a time limit to recover your files.

An example of what you may see if you're infected with ransomware.

An example of what you may see if you’re infected by ransomware.

Ransomware can find its way on to your computer in various ways, usually an e-mail with an infected file, or a website that has been compromised.

If you have been infected or would like help to protect your computers, networks and valuable data from an infection, we can help.

Simply give us a call on 01803 500199 or e-mail hello@proudgeek.co.uk and we will get straight back to you.