How to stop ransomware: It’s really not that complicated

Security basics go a long way to protecting patient data against even scary-looking attacks. Ransomware. The word itself is scary enough, let alone the glimpse of just how damaging such attacks could be that the world saw in WannaCry and NotPetya during May and June. But cybersecurity experts counter that ransomware shouldn’t actually be so overwhelming to information security professionals -- if they adhere to simple best practices. For starters, backup files are crucial and those should be both encrypted...