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News -Dell's Brett Hansen discusses his company's new approach to advanced threat protection, which leaves behind signature-based detection and embraces machine learning.
Answer -Locky ransomware has borrowed features from Dridex malware, which focused on attacking banks. Expert Nick Lewis explains Locky's techniques and how to detect it.
Tip -While ransomware attacks may be nearly impossible to stop, there are important data protection measures your organization can take to recover effectively.