Government warns against Akira Ransomeware attack

Are you safe against it?

What is ransomware?Understanding Ransomware

Ransomware is a malicious cyber-attack where attackers infiltrate a victim’s system and encrypt their files making them inaccessible. The attackers then demand a ransom payment against it

What is Akira Ransomware Attack 2023 : Are you ready for this?

Akira ransomeware is a type of ransomeware attack with main aim to extort money from the victim.

The objective of Akira Ransomware

The main objective of Akira ransomware is to get money. They steal personal information and then leverage this information to extort money from the victims.

Operating systems affected

Both Windows and Linux-based OS are impacted. You can see a file extension name “.akira” on each file on the system infected by this.

Protecting Against Akira Ransomware

Regular Data Backup

Robust Cybersecurity Measure

Employee Training and Awareness