If your Atlanta IT company uses Kaseya’s VSA platform, you could be at risk of permanent data loss and expensive downtime.
If your Atlanta IT company uses Kaseya’s VSA platform, you could be at risk of permanent data loss and expensive downtime. That’s why you need to get in touch with them right now and find out.
A recent ransomware attack on Kaseya’s remote monitoring VSA platform has affected dozens of MSPs and hundreds of businesses.
Is yours one of them?
It all depends on whether your Atlanta IT company uses Kaseya products or not. Get in touch with them to find out for sure — every second counts when it’s your data, your uptime, and your business on the line.
Centerpoint IT does not use Kaseya products to manage our clients’ networks. We deploy sophisticated tools with multiple layers of protection that include AI and independent backups to address zero-day events such as this one.
Kaseya VSA is a cloud-based management and monitoring solution that is used by many MSPs to remotely monitor and maintain their clients’ IT environments. It’s a tool that allows them to carry out a range of key support tasks without having to visit onsite.
If your Atlanta IT company or MSP uses Kaseya, then your data has almost certainly been affected by this ransomware infection. Businesses that use Kaseya need to act fast to mitigate the consequences of this attack.
The notorious cybercrime group REvil targeted thousands of Kaseya users by exploiting a flaw in the software. As a result of the infection, REvil was able to:
Long-term consequences for affected businesses will likely include extensive data loss for the affected businesses, long-lasting downtime, and high costs for recovery. For example, a grocery store chain affected by the attack has had to close down 800 stores while they deal with the infection.
If your business or your Atlanta IT company uses Kaseya, you need to act fast. There are a few actions you can take that will potentially limit the damage:
If you have been affected by this attack and need expert assistance, get in touch with the Centerpoint IT team right away.
If reading about ransomware attacks like this one makes you wonder if your business is vulnerable to security breaches and cybercriminal attacks, don’t wait until you are attacked to come up with a plan.
When you’re not sure if you have the skills or knowledge to get the job done, what can you do? Consult with cybersecurity professionals like those on the Centerpoint IT team.