We recently sent out an email with information
regarding "WannaCry" Ransonware. Well, now there is another
story in the news involving Vic Police and the Speed cameras in
Victoria. It seems they've been hit by the "WannaCry"
"Victoria Police has suspended
8000 tickets issued for speed and red light
infringements after finding the WannaCry ransomware that infected 55
road safety cameras was more widespread than initially
commissioner Doug Fryer said the force was assuming the state's
entire fleet of 280 cameras was infected "out of an abundance of
caution" until an investigation into the matter was
“The infection has been blamed on a
maintenance worker employed by camera operator RedFlex
connecting a USB drive containing
the malware to the camera system unwittingly.”
This is a sobering reminder that no-one is immune to
Cyber threats! The best way to protect you and your business against
data loss is to have backups, upon backups, upon backups!
Our new Managed Backup service affords you peace of
mind knowing that your data is, whilst stored locally, also stored
securely in a co-location data centre in Sydney. Our Archive
process means these backups are stored indefinitely and can be restored
at any point as required.
For any more information on our Managed Backup
Service, advice on security and the best back up practices, give the
team at M Group a call on (02) 6362 8204, or call into our office at
13 William Street Orange.