Ransomware attacks occur every 14 seconds, the average cost of these attacks cost an organisation is $133,000. Worse, it can shut down a business for weeks.
To understand the full scope of the Ransomware problem and how Object Storage can help protect your data, review this infographic, “How Object Storage Can Help Stop Ransomware.”
Object Lock Protects Your Data
Cloudian HyperStore protects your data with Object Lock, so it cannot be encrypted by ransomware. Integrated with Veeam Availability Suite V10, the combination gives you the only on-prem ransomware solution to offer data immutability that’s verified in US government certification testing.
Hear from Veeam’s VP of Enterprise Strategy, Dave Russell, and Cloudian’s CMO, Jon Toor, about why this Object Lock integration is such a game-changer for ransomware protection.
Ransomware Protection Solution Brief
To protect data from ransomware attacks, Cloudian HyperStore and Veeam Availability Suite V10 support Object Lock. This permits backup data copies to be made unchangeable for a set period of time, which prevents hacker encryption or deletion and ensures a clean data copy for reliable recovery. The resulting security is comparable to offline storage at 70% less cost than public cloud storage.
Solution benefits include:
- Veeam Object Lock protects data from encryption by ransomware
- On-prem, disk-based storage for rapid data restore
- Veeam-qualified for trouble-free deployment
- Industry’s lowest total cost of ownership of any backup target
Forrester analysts write:
“Implementing an immutable file system with underlying WORM storage will make the system watertight from a ransomware protection perspective.”
Other protection techniques can be compromised. Learn how you can give your users ransomware protection that’s safe and secure.
US Regulatory Compliance
Cloudian HyperStore Object Lock Compliance Mode feature protects your organization’s data from ransomware attacks. It also meets securities industry requirements for preserving record objects in a non-rewriteable, non-erasable format until the specified retention period has expired and any associated legal holds have been released.
According to the Cohasset Associates report, Cloudian HyperStore meets the requirements of:
- Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 17 CFR § 240.17a-4(f), which regulates exchange members, brokers or dealers
- Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Rule 4511(c), which defers to the format and media requirements of SEC Rule 17a-4(f)
- Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in 17 CFR § 1.31(c)- (d), which regulates commodity futures trading
- CFTC Rule 1.31(c)-(d)
Read the Compliance Assessment Report to learn more.