If charity begins at home, don’t let ransomware in

Jarad Thompson, from the Cyber Resilience Centre for the North West, looks at how charities can protect themselves from ransomware attacks in this blog.

In 2020, Blackbaud, a US-based cloud computing provider that serves nonprofits, foundations, education institutions, healthcare organisations (and more), was hit by a ransomware attack.

Blackbaud supplies its technology to many well-known charities in the UK including the National Trust, the charity YoungMinds a