Ransomware Attacks in CT

Attack Date Entity Location Entity Type Ransom Paid Amount Paid FOIA Req AV Before AV After
2020-09 Hartford Public Schools Hartford, Connecticut Education Unknown $
2019-11 Manchester Ophthalmology Manchester, Connecticut Medical Unknown $
2019-08 Middleton School District Middleton, Connecticut Education Unknown $
2019-08 Wolcott Public Schools Wolcott, Connecticut Education Unknown $
2019-08 Wallingford School District Wallingford, Connecticut Education Unknown $
2019-07 New Haven Public Schools New Haven, Connecticut Education Unknown $
2019-02 Town of Colchester Colchester, Connecticut Municipality Unknown $ Yes Microsoft Microsoft
2019-01 Bridgeport Public Schools Bridgeport, Connecticut Education Unknown $ Yes
2018-11 Dr. Thomas DeLuca, Dr. Anthony Marciano & Associates Prospect, Connecticut Medical No $ N/A
2018-10 City of West Haven West Haven, Connecticut Municipality Yes $2000 Yes
2018-07 Derby Police Department Derby, Connecticut Municipality Unknown $ Yes Trend Micro Trend Micro
2018-06 Middleton School District Middleton, Connecticut Education No $ Yes
2018-03 Connecticut Court Systems Hartford, Connecticut Municipality No $ Yes

Prevent Ransomware Attacks in CT

Can ransomware attacks be stopped? Yes. Read more about the best ways to prevent hacking.

One of the best ways to stop a ransomware cyber attack or hacker intrusion is to have zero-trust
application whitelisting combined with a comprehensive endpoint security software solution.

Anti-Ransomware security solutions are installed on your endpoint devices including phones, tablets, laptops, workstations, servers and network systems.
Application control tools using a whitelist will block any malware or viruses from infecting your devices or information systems effectively keeping cybercriminals out.

Learn more about PC Matic Professional Business Security solutions at Endpoint Security to Prevent Ransomware or contact a PC Matic Cybersecurity Specialist.

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