top of page
  • Deborah

According to the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS), ransomware attacks will continue to grow in scale, frequency and sophistication in 2022. Ransomware remains a profitable activity for cybercriminals and ransomware operators will become more aggressive in their targeting while continuing to rely on digital currencies to facilitate their operations.

To prevent and protect against ransomware, CCCS published the Ransomware playbook ITSM.00.099 on November 30, 2021.

This practical document provides an overview of how to defend against cyber threats including key sections on defence plans for backups, incident response and recovery and establishing cyber security controls such as segmenting networks and implementing access controls. Next, the document outlines how to recover from ransomware, including an immediate response checklist covering detection, analysis, containment and eradication steps followed by a recovery process.

Preparing for a ransomware attack and proactively applying measures to protect an organization and its network is a critical factor in enabling an organization to respond to and recover from ransomware.

Recent Posts

See All

Information, Communication Technology (ICT) systems, generally includes all hardware, software, applications and systems that combined enable people and organizations to communicate digitally. ICT enc

25 January 2023 - Comments requested on Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) proposed Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) and investment labels. 6 February 2023 - Comment period closes for the u

Last November, 2022 the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) published their Level 3 assessment of cyber resilience on 37 Finan

bottom of page