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German security office warns of increasing ransomware attacks on firms

Thursday 25 April 2019 | 10:59 CET | News
The German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) has registered an increasing number of attcks on the network of companies through ransomware. Hackers try to manipulate or delete backups before carrying out selectively ransomware on the computer systems. It sometimes leads to considerable disruption of operations, the BSI said.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: BSI
Countries: Germany
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