Microsoft Raises the Security Bar with Office 365 Ransomware Protection

We are in the second phase of the Ransomware evolution, where security is progressing due to an outcry from customers as their expectations for protection from this scourge have changed. An absolutely great move by Microsoft. Although no security is perfect, this will make Office 365 users more protected and prompt other similar services to follow. This creates a strategic shift across the market to more protected experiences.

The next move will come from the ransomware writers.

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Microsoft adds ransomware protection, recovery tools to Office 365

Microsoft has rolled out a series of new tools to protect its Office 365 Home and 365 Personal customers from a variety of cyberthreats, including
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