Caution! VMware has been targeted by ransomware attack！
Just a few days after the trace of VMware ransomware being exposed online, a customer from Thailand in logistics industry, as one of the victims, came to Vinchin for help.
Reviews of Top 10 Ransomwares in 2020
It’s estimated by cybersecurity researchers that the number of ransomware attacks doubles in 2020 compared to 2019, a result which have shown that epidemic not only influences the health of people, but also of the network. While the increasing blackmail capacity of ransomware keeps bringing threats to banking, government, insurance and manufacturing industries, the work-from-home trend also causes more people to set private network with low security level as their first work access, which has provided ransomware a bigger chance to deploy more attacks easily.
Out of service for 6 hours in bank, how data is important for your business?
Recently, a simple thought of storage expansion caused trouble for a bank in China, something that they had never imagine to encounter. The expansion process triggered defects in the firmware of fiber bridge, massive disks became unavailable to read and write, making many core and counter systems running on the production VMs stop working.
Vinchin × World Backup Day - Don’t Be An April Fool, Backup Your Data
Ten years ago, a group of Redditors initiated this slogan to promote the importance of data backup online, and reminded people to deploy backups on schedule to avoid major data losses caused by unexpected disasters or man-made accidents, and that’s when the World Backup Day was born.
Ransomware attacks Acer, will backup save $50 million worth of data?
Recently, one of the giants in the computer industry, Acer, encountered ransomware attack launched by the notorious hacker organization REvil, and was required to pay the most expensive ransom money of history, 50 million dollars for retrieving back encrypted data.
Ransomware attacked Thailand customer's data center, see how Vinchin protects their data safe and sound
“We are so lucky because we have vinchin！Thank you helped us avoid losses that we could not imagine!” Vinchin once again wins trust by performing in-time reliable support. Since VMware ransomware has started to aim at users around the world, one of our customers from Thailand in logistics industry is also in the target list, which later called for Vinchin’s support in order to get interrupted business back on track.
Caution! VMware, the next target of ransomware attacks
On Mar.15, a VMware vSphere user posted a blog saying that besides massive Windows desktop PC and laptop files being encrypted in the company, a large number of their VMs were also maliciously shut down and unavailable to connect, which caused a serious breakdown of production environment. After error detection, they found out that their VMs were also attacked by ransomware virus, and they took a whole day only to restore about 80% of their business. The incident has aroused widespread concern in the industry.
Vinchin × Sangfor | Elevate Your Business Protection with Vinchin and Sangfor
On Mar.17, 2021, Vinchin, as one of Sangfor's partners and an independent backup software vendor for Sangfor HCI, we held a joint webinar with Sangfor to discuss product optimization, and we are pleased to discover more about related technical issues together with you.
Unprecedented incident in cloud industry! How important is it to get your data well-protected?
OVH Group SAS, the biggest cloud service provider in Europe wins much popularity worldwide, claimed that on March 10th, a severe fire has destroyed the whole SBG2 and part of SBG1 out of 4 data centers located in Strasbourg, France, and massive lost data will be lost forever since they haven’t deployed any proper backup and recovery solution.With Vinchin Backup & Recovery, enterprise can build and fully utilize offsite DR center by deploying offsite backup copy feature on demand.
"Don't want to work today" triggers crime？Say no to manmade data loss with powerful backup
It clearly shows how high the risk of data security is in when running alone in business environment, for deliberate damages caused by people may occur at any time for all kinds of reasons, and you might never get the chance to trace back those important data. No matter how ridiculous the intension of crime can be, there’s no doubt that an agile backup tool is always the most effective solution to avoid such emergency leading to irretrievable loss.