Recovery from ransomware: How backup vendors can help

There have been several major ransomware outbreaks this year, and there will surely be more. Once you are infected with ransomware, restoring from backup is the best way to resume operation.

Backup vendors are in a rush to tell you how their products help customers with recovery from ransomware. The reality is that most simply treat ransomware the same as any other data loss: Restore from your backup and the job is done.