A new Task Force of 19 security companies has been chartered recently.  It’s mission is to fight Ransomware attacks which are highly destructive & lead to long costly business interruptions & offline outages. 

Ransomware Task Force Created by 19 Companies Including Microsoft, McAfee | PCMag

The 19 companies signed up to the RTF so far include:

    • Aspen Digital
    • Citrix
    • The Cyber Threat Alliance
    • Cybereason
    • The CyberPeace Institute
    • The Cybersecurity Coalition
    • The Global Cyber Alliance
    • The Institute for Security and Technology
    • McAfee
    • Microsoft
    • Rapid7
    • Resilience
    • SecurityScorecard
    • Shadowserver Foundation
    • Stratigos Security
    • Team Cymru
    • Third Way
    • UT Austin Stauss Center
    • Venable LLP