In 2017, WannaCry and Petya ransomware infected hundreds of thousands of Windows computers around the world. If you’re a Mac user, you may be thinking “I’m safe from ransomware attacks.” Unfortunately, that’s not the case. Here are some security best practices to prevent ransomware attacks on your Mac. Defining ransomware Ransomware is a type of […]
Keep your Mac safe from ransomware attacks
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