George is the President and founder of ThrottleNet. He began building websites in 1999 and in 2007 shifted ThrottleNet’s focus to become an early adopter of the managed service provider model. Even as a kid, George has had an entrepreneur mindset. Whether he was reselling golf balls on the 12th hole of the Clinton Hill Golf Course or conquering the neighborhood through catalog sales, he was quick to recognize an opportunity to make a difference.
These ransomware attacks are occurring more frequently and are not only costly but also devastating to a company’s reputation. Just in the last few days we learned about an attack at the Illinois Attorney General’s office and one at Scripps Health in San Diego, one that caused them to physically reroute patient care and remove their patient portal. The cyber pirates are getting more sophisticated and there is no end in sight.11 May 2021