CISA, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, has released a new website, stopransomware.gov, to combat and recover from ransomware attacks. The site contains a broad array of information including the following:
- press releases regarding ransomware,
- CISA alerts, and
- reporting a ransomware attack.
CISA has also published Alert (AA21-243A), Ransomware Awareness for Holidays and Weekends, due to an increase in holiday ransomware attacks over the past 6 months. The alert provides precautions and mitigation steps that government and private business to reduce ransomware risks as well as other cyber attacks.