One of the most aggressive types of virus in recent memory is “Crytolocker”. The virus literally holds its victim hostage by encrypting all data it can access, including those residing on networks, until a ransom is paid. We strongly urge all business owners to make sure they have a robust data backup, disaster recovery solution in place to protect against it. “link to our BDR page”, as well as a robust firewall solution. Our security technology partner, WatchGuard has published a very informative video on this virus. You can find the article & video here.