The content covers different types of malware, their implications, and the various anti-malware tools available. It advises multiple layers of defense, including ransomware-specific protection, and recommends using a VPN. It emphasizes the importance of regular, full system scans, and cautions against relying solely on Microsoft’s built-in protection. It suggests using free antivirus solutions and acknowledges the benefits of premium versions. Lastly, the article no longer recommends Kaspersky’s products due to rising criticisms from government agencies and third parties.
US healthcare company, Change Healthcare, has been targeted by the hacker collective ALPHV/Blackcat, which claimed to have stolen sensitive health data of millions of Americans.