Ransomware Recovery Investigation (FAQs)
The term ransomware refers to a sort of harmful software (malware). When it enters a device, malware renders a computer or its files inoperable. Ransomware is used by cybercriminals to prevent victims from accessing their files or devices. Cybercriminals may demand payment in exchange for returning data.
Gridware’s cyber forensic team can begin work on a ransomware breach with 15 minutes of being notified. Our capabilities runs across our Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane offices as well as other capital cities, Gridware’s cyber forensic team can issue an immediate assessment and action plan to contain a breach in under 6 hours. For greater Australia, we have a minimum service level agreement (SLA) target response of 24 hours.
The costs of a ransomware recovery investigation will vary from organisation to organisation, and is heavily dependent on the amount of resources required to conduct the forensic analysis. The average consulting days for a ransomware breach investigation in Australia will range between 3 – 20 FTE consulting days.
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