Ransomware Attacks in VA

Attack Date Entity Location Entity Type Ransom Paid Amount Paid FOIA Req AV Before AV After
2020-09 Fairfax County Schools Fairfax, Virginia Education Unknown $
2019-09 Smyth County Schools Marion, Virginia Education No $
2019-08 New Kent County Public Schools New Kent, Virginia Education Unknown $ Crowdstrike
2017-06 Thomas Jefferson Monticello Charlottesville, Virginia Other Unknown $ N/A
2016-08 Appalachian Regional Hospitals West Virginia Medical Unknown $ N/A
2016-06 Professional Dermatology Care Reston, Virginia Medical Unknown $ N/A

Prevent Ransomware Attacks in VA

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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