KSAT Q&A: ‘It’ll get worse before it gets better’: Cybersecurity expert discusses fighting ransomware attacks

SAN ANTONIO – Owner of data security company “Stash,” Chris Evans, discussed ransomware attacks and how to fight them in the KSAT Q&A.

Here are the three takeaways from today’s Q&A:

  • A ransomware attack happens every 11 seconds.
  • If your information has been targeted, you should change your username and password in addition to monitoring your credit.
  • While some attacks are state-sponsored, cybercriminals are behind most of the attacks.

About the Authors

Myra Arthur is passionate about San Antonio and sharing its stories. She graduated high school in the Alamo City and always wanted to anchor and report in her hometown. Myra anchors KSAT News at 6:00 p.m. and hosts and reports for the streaming show, KSAT Explains. She joined KSAT in 2012 after anchoring and reporting in Waco and Corpus Christi.

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