Doctor's Blog

There’s nothing magical about the “cloud”. The cloud for all practical purposes is equipment with secure access. If you are using a top-notch cloud provider, they will be using the very best equipment money can buy and have redundant servers backing up your cloud services. That’s the way it should work and work well it does.

Ransomware, the hacker intends to hold a computer and the personal information within it hostage. This is a money-making scheme and the victim has just become the hacker's ATM, and even though the hacker's primary objective may not be money, the data is held hostage until the ransom has been paid.